Startups

Let Your Hair Down, It May Help Your Job.

Let Your Hair Down, It May Help Your Job.

The importance of social events at companies Everyone has a “guy” for something – a mechanic, a bartender, some sort of hook up. The person that’ll cut you a deal, put you first in line, or help you out even if they don’t really have the time. This idea isn’t…Read more

BungoBox = Party

BungoBox = Party

Move. (Aloe Blacc). Unpack. Now give ‘em back. Say what? That’s the BungoBox tagline with our own uShip addition. BungoBox is a moving box rental company that delivers prior to your move and picks everything up when you’re done. BungoBoxes are made of industrial-strength plastic, do not need packing tape, come with…Read more

Austin Startup Games: The Tradition Continues

Austin Startup Games: The Tradition Continues

Saturday January 25th will mark the 3rd annual Austin Startup Games, an event that pairs selected athletes from some of Austin’s hottest startups for head to head competition – albeit friendly – for the title of Most Competitive Startup in town. Athletes compete in games from Pop-A-Shot to Flip Cup…Read more

From 3 to 183 Employees, uShip Defines How to Work Like a Captain and Play Like a Pirate

From 3 to 183 Employees, uShip Defines How to Work Like a Captain and Play Like a Pirate

Being part of a thriving startup is difficult to describe if you’re not used to it – it typically defies most work norms and that can be unsettling for some people. However, to those who blossom and believe in this type of corporate environment, the results can be outstanding. “Everyone…Read more

uShip Office Virtual Tour

uShip Office Virtual Tour

At uShip, we love when our members tell us more about themselves and what brought them to uShip through our uShip Stories. With that in mind, we thought some of our users would like a behind-the-scenes look at who we are and how we work.