A Peek at Unicorn: Our Internal Software Used to Improve Employee Communication, Collaboration and Compensation.

A Peek at Unicorn: Our Internal Software Used to Improve Employee Communication, Collaboration and Compensation.
It's an age old saying that not enough people take seriously: Always use the right tool for the right job. In our case, if the right tool doesn't exist, we build it.

Just over a year ago our founder, Tobi, created a unique social media program to help increase productivity and allow peer-to-peer financial compensation. Since then, it's developed into a rich videogame-like software that Shopify employees log into multiple times a day. The program is called Unicorn and is pretty darn cool: 

There's a great article in Fast Company that explains why we developed Unicorn, exactly what it does, and what the benefits are. Much thanks to Shawn Graham, Fast Company's expert blogger for writing such a great piece! :-) 


4 comments

  • seema
    seema
    August 03 2011, 07:29AM

    nice…!

  • Rayanne Langdon
    Rayanne Langdon
    August 03 2011, 08:36PM

    Impressive! Keep us updated on how you guys use it : )

  • Joe Loveless
    Joe Loveless
    August 06 2011, 08:01AM

    Is this internal software something you guys have thought about opening up? My organization would deffinetly be interested in using a tool like this.

  • Joe Loveless
    Joe Loveless
    August 06 2011, 08:01AM

    Is this internal software something you guys have thought about opening up? My organization would deffinetly be interested in using a tool like this.

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