Workplace of the future

When Taking Fridays Off Can Help Our Team Get More Done: An AMA on the 4-Day Work Week

Since we first kicked off a 4-day work week in May 2020, people have had a…

Inside Our Engineering Mentorship Program and How It Helps Our Engineers Grow

Our Engineering team is the largest team at Buffer. It has a lot of moving pieces…

Reflecting on 10 Years of Building Buffer

Today marks ten years since I launched the first version of Buffer. What started as a landing page…

When We Need to Move Quickly We Work in Task Forces. Here’s How We Set Them Up

Making and communicating decisions across an organization can be a challenge anytime. Making decisions during a…

Why Transparent Email Stopped Working For Us and What We Do Instead

When I joined Buffer and opened my new Buffer email account for the first time, the…

How We Hold an Engaging All Hands Meeting as a Remote Team

Many companies have a regular All Hands meeting. Generally, this is a company-wide gathering for all employees (‘all…

Is Remote Work Greener? We Calculated Buffer’s Carbon Footprint to Find Out

I wish I could tell you that I have always been an environmental warrior. But my story is a…

Business as Abnormal: Every Message We’ve Shared With Our Team (So Far) During COVID-19

Ever since a global pandemic exploded the ranks of remote workers in a matter of a…

The Evolution of Onboarding at Buffer: How We Welcome New Teammates

As an always-evolving company, Buffer has shared a lot of our successes and failures along the way…

Sustainable Swag: Aligning Our Values with Our Merchandise

For the past few years, we’ve been on a journey to make sure our Buffer swag –…