One year and one day after our series on CloudFactory concluded, Nepal was hit with a 7.8 magnitude earthquake. CloudFactory is headquartered in Kathmandu, Nepal. Over the last week, CEO Mark Sears and the CloudFactory team have found themselves right in the middle of the crisis and relief efforts. Their first order of business […]
The Rockefeller Foundation defines “impact sourcing” as Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) that “intentionally employs people who have limited opportunity for sustainable employment – often in low-income areas.” CloudFactory is an excellent example of impact sourcing – a company built to process overwhelming amounts of data with scalable teams of talented “cloud workers” in developing countries.
CloudFactory employs 130 full-time employees and 3,000 part time “cloud workers.” In this story, Cloud Worker Anuk Shakya tells about the impact employment has had on him. I am filled with hope which leads to zeal and enthusiasm to work harder. I never imagined I would be able to handle my present circumstances with determination […]
Story by Evan Kubicek, VP of Workforce, CloudFactory. For 5 months my family and I called Kenya home. We moved to the green city in the sun, Nairobi, to expand CloudFactory’s operations into Africa. What I envisioned as a transfer of company culture and departmental processes proved to be a greater task.
CloudFactory employs 130 full-time employees and 3,000 part time “cloud workers.” In this story, Tridev Gurung tells about his journey from Cloud Worker to intern to Jr. DevOps Engineer. It never ceases to amaze and inspire me to know how much I have seen my own competencies grow since I joined CloudFactory. All the future […]
Story by Mark Sears, Founder & CEO, CloudFactory. Reflecting on what has shaped and enabled me to become the person I am today is harder than I first thought.
Story by Subash Khadka, CloudSeeder Leader. Everyone at CloudFactory is challenged to carry out a community service project (CSP) every 7 weeks. This is a great way to connect with our communities on a regular basis. Each team selects something they can do to add value using their time, talent and treasure. Sometimes a team […]