Decision Fatigue and Automation

Decisions require mental work and our capacity to do this mental work is not unlimited. When we are drained or stressed our willpower to make good decisions becomes depleted, resulting in decision fatigue. This is why we commonly act more impulsively and indulge more during times of stress on things like sweets. An article titled […]

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Gravit-e Summer 2016 Staff Retreat

Every summer the team at Gravit-e likes to get out of the office for a day together. This year Gravit-e’s president, Nick Oostveen, took the staff out to Steveston to charter a zodiac and go whale watching. We were fortunate to have a hot, sunny, beautiful day with fairly calm waters. The boat zipped us […]

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Minimizing Digital Distraction At Work

Technology has radically reshaped the modern workplace over the past few decades and will continue to do so. Our offices are now becoming portable and virtual in many cases. Technological advancements have allowed for greater efficiency, increased productivity, more collaboration, improved budgeting, and a heightened level of security. However, it has also resulted in increased distraction […]

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3 Common Development Roadblocks in Custom Workflow Software

We came across this great blog post by the Nebraska based Volano Solutions that we thought we would share with you. Originally written by their blogger, Courtney McGann.   ‘Our whole schtick is, “We make work flow”. So, it wouldn’t go over too well if our process wasn’t optimized for a smooth client experience. Can you […]

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Happy Holidays From The Gravit-e Team

  We wrapped up 2015 last night with our annual staff christmas dinner. It’s a rare occasion that we get so many members of the Gravit-e team in one place as a lot of our staff members telecommute. However, when we do get together in one place it is always a good time. 2015 marked […]

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