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Happy February, folks!

Here is a photo of me with a giant moon at the Epic Intergalactic Headquarters. This week, I’m going to share my recent visit to this incredible place and give you some humble tips on adding some creativity to your workspace.

Despite reading this article a while back and knowing what to expect, I still couldn’t believe my eyes as I explored the Epic campus: a Wild West themed building with a horse carriage inside, a massive dining hall that mimicked the train station from Harry Potter, tree houses that served as functional conference rooms – the list goes on and on! I was amazed going down slides between floors and walking through intergalactic hallways that seamlessly connect multiple buildings. If you happen to be close (maybe for a ski trip to Mt. Horeb), I highly recommend seeing it with your own eyes. Here is the info on visiting the campus.

As expected, I returned from my trip inspired. While our workspace is cool and functional, it could use more creativity. When asked during an interview, Judy Faulkner, CEO of Epic systems, said: “creative spaces inspire creative solutions and better problem solving.” I tend to fully agree, having already discovered and solved some puzzles of my own by the time I left the Epic campus. As I started contemplating where to begin evaluating our space, I came across this article. I hope you find it as helpful as I did.

As Pablo Picasso once said “Everything you can imagine is real,” so let’s imagine, create, and share.

– Burak Sarac, Team Lead

National Homemade Soup Day 

These winter months can be bleak, but comfort food was made for cold weather and what is more comforting than soup! National Homemade Soup Day is celebrated on February 4th – which, if you ask us, is the perfect day for some cozy soup. Soup can be as complicated (like this delicious but time consuming Vietnamese Beef Stew) or as simple as you like. In fact, you’d be amazed by how delicious even canned soup can be when you add some extra love. Let’s get cooking!

6 Essential Mac Commands

Even if you’re a MacOS power user, you may not be acquainted with everything the Command key has to offer, such as the ability to quickly hide windows cluttering up your desktop or search for anything on your computer. This article covers six not-so-commonly known keyboard shortcuts with the Command key that you need to know about.

Read A Letter, Write A Letter!

Composing a handwritten letter is not only an opportunity for self-reflection, but also an act of love. The necessary forethought, dedication of time, and follow through are what make handwritten letters so special. National Send A Card Day also happens to be this week (February 7th to be exact), so why not take this opportunity to practice your cursive! Check out this articleif you need more convincing.

Windows 11 vs. 10: Every Essential Difference

Windows 11, the latest version of Microsoft’s operating system, kicked off its phased rollout to compatible devices last fall. Before you install the new OS, let’s dig into the big changes Microsoft made and what’s actually different. This article lists every difference between Windows 10 and Windows 11 – Check it out!