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Giving Tuesday is not just a day — it’s a movement that encourages giving and generosity around the world to help kick off the holiday season. Although this tradition looks a little different this year, we’ve received overwhelming interest to take part in this year’s virtual drive. To learn more about DfG and our commitment to spearheading the ECS holiday drive, we caught up with Dropbox For Good (DfG) SF Lead, Nune Mesropyan. …


At Dropbox, we believe in celebrating our veterans all year long. And every November, in recognition of Veteran’s Day, we put a special emphasis on honoring their service to their country and learning about their unique journeys to Dropbox with our Veteran’s Appreciation Month. Patrick Finucane, who served for over two decades in the Irish Army, explained how his role as an International Physical Security Manager has changed during the pandemic and how personal relationships are the key to his happiness at Dropbox.

Can you tell us about your role at Dropbox?

I’m an International Physical Security Manager. Essentially I’m in charge of making sure all Dropboxers are safe. That’s been turned on its head since COVID-19 kicked in. Previously, we looked after the security of the offices, looked after people while they were traveling, and did a bit of home safety. But when the pandemic hit and work from home started, we had to reinvent ourselves globally. Where we had 17 sites before, now we had 3000 sites. We had to socialize security awareness, training, and a whole range of other things that previously we never would have thought we had to look after. …


At Dropbox, our Total Rewards team works hard to make sure that we offer our team members across the globe the very best in benefits. Emmaline Nabors, our Global Perks and Wellness Manager, wears many hats when it comes to the Benefits team. She helps to organize and manage our commuter benefits and subsidies, wellness reimbursement and programmings such as fitness and meditation classes, Dropboxer discounts through FOND, onsite flu shot clinics, Global Wellness Week, and much more. She shared with us some details on her favorite programs and what to expect in terms of wellness perks this year.

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What is your favorite program or benefit that Dropbox offers?


At Dropbox, we believe in celebrating our veterans all year long. And every November, in recognition of Veteran’s Day, we put a special emphasis on honoring their service to their country and learning about their unique journeys to Dropbox with our Veteran’s Appreciation Month. Joe Laws shared how his leadership experience from the U.S. Army has helped him become a more effective leader at Dropbox, and what keeps him motivated as he juggles parenthood with working from home.

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How long have you been working at Dropbox?

I’ve been working at Dropbox for a little over a year and a half as a staff software engineer. …


At Dropbox, we kicked off 2020 by expanding our teams in a few new countries and regions. One of these was Canada, where a distributed group based in and around Toronto broke virtual ground on making Dropbox a formidable force in the Canadian tech scene. Senior Enterprise Account Executive Chantelle Jewkes gave us some insight into her new role, her WFH culinary goals, and her life on the lake.

How long have you been working for Dropbox?

About seven months, I started in March.

Can you tell us about a project that you’ve been part of that you’re particularly proud of?


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The concepts of career planning and managing, while an important part of growth at any job, can often seem overwhelming. What do you focus on? How do you make progress against your goals? Where do you even start?

At Dropbox, we’ve tried to establish clear guidelines, policies, and helpful resources to make answering these questions a lot easier. In fact, we have an entire team dedicated to helping Dropboxers learn how they can take their careers to the next level. …


At Dropbox, we believe in celebrating our veterans all year long. And every November, in recognition of Veteran’s Day, we put a special emphasis on honoring their service to their country and learning about their unique journeys to Dropbox with our Veteran’s Appreciation Month. Joana Hasty told us how her service in the U.S. Marine Corps prepared her for her journey through Dropbox, how she’s found community within our Vets@ ERG, and how an air fryer has become a staple in her WFH life.

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How long have you been working at Dropbox?

I’ve been working at Dropbox for about two and a half years as a Technical Architect for the Solutions team. …


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From day one, security has always been our top priority at Dropbox, and at the heart of our mission and values. We’re not just a data storage company. We aim to be the place where you can put your invaluable family photos, your important medical documents, your artistic breakthroughs, your business plans, and everything in between — and trust that we will take care of it. The privacy of our users and their data as they create, collaborate, and work better from all corners of the globe is a focus that cannot be overstated.

We have an entire month dedicated to celebrating our culture of security and being worthy of trust at Dropbox through talks, workshops, and events that teach us how to best protect our users and each other. Held every fall, Trustober (a memorable combination of “trust” and “October,” our version of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month) is one way for all Dropboxers to learn more about why trust is so integral to our values. We’ve found that one of the best learning methods for all of us is a little more hands-on than your average webinar — which is where Senior Security Engineer of Offensive Security John Cramb comes in. …


At Dropbox, we believe in celebrating our veterans all year long. And every November, in recognition of Veteran’s Day, we put a special emphasis on honoring their service to their country and learning about their unique journeys to Dropbox with our Veteran’s Appreciation Month. We spoke with Eric Wittig about his service as a submarine officer in the U.S. Navy, how he has applied those skills to his role at Dropbox, and what he’s most excited about for the future of Virtual First work.

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How long have you been working at Dropbox?

I’ve been working for Dropbox for almost three years as a Technical Program Manager (TPM) on the Core Systems team. …


October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month, and this year, we’re excited to honor it with our newest ERG: enABLE. enABLE is a group for Dropboxers who identify as having a disability, who support a family member or loved one who has a disability, or who feel an allyship with those who fit either one of those descriptions. …

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