Culture

Custom illustration of the queen bee of the Yarno hive (Bee-yarn-ce)

Honey harvesting at Yarno with Rooftop Bees

As part of our Yarnoversary offsite, we had an opportunity to get up close and personal with our apian colleagues. We’ve had some really memorable sessions with Rooftop Bees but I think I speak for everyone when I say this was our favourite!

Ellie Doyle, 4 minute read
Ellie Doyle
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Yarno turns six!!

Last month, Yarno turned six! And for the first time in over a year, the whole team was able to come together to celebrate.

Ellie Doyle, 3 minute read
Ellie Doyle
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Set new starters up for success: What to do in the first 30 days

It can be easy to forget how daunting the first few weeks of a new job are - having a structured onboarding program is vital to staff success and retention. I like to follow a few key onboarding principles that can help.

Lachy Gray, 3 minute read
Lachy Gray
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How’s the Yarno remote work experiment going?

It’s been two years since Yarno went fully remote and in those two years we've learnt a LOT. But how is the Yarno remote work experiment going?

Ellie Doyle, 3 minute read
Ellie Doyle
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Mind your beeswax (candle)!

Bet you didn't know the Yarno team were secretly elite candle-makers. Yeah, neither did I...

Ellie Doyle, 3 minute read
Ellie Doyle
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Why I’ve stopped saying 'sorry' (when I don't mean it)

I was recently reminded of a personal experiment where I started using 'thanks' rather than 'sorry'. Turns out, it had a huge positive impact on my mindset, whether I was around customers, colleagues, or my friends!

Antoinette Spear, 4 minute read
Antoinette Spear
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Checking in on the Yarno hive - Feb 2022

It’s been three whole months since Yarno teamed up with Rooftop Bees to sponsor the Yarno hive. So let's check in on how the colony (and Queen Bee-Yarn-ce) is going!

Ellie Doyle, 1 minute read
Ellie Doyle
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Sleep on it! How #doonadays help productivity

Yarnoers can opt for a Doona Day, any day, twice a year, no questions asked. Why? Because sleep, as it turns out, is a big predictor of work-life success, health and happiness.

Ellie Doyle, 4 minute read
Ellie Doyle
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The Buzz on Yarno

Is there a buzz in the air? That's right - we're buzzing with excitement about our new partnership with Rooftop Bees!

Ellie Doyle, 3 minute read
Ellie Doyle
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Tapping Into Great Content; Practicing What You Preach

I haven’t been at Yarno for long, but one word that has stuck out to me is ‘authenticity’. I’d consumed so much content on the website, so I was really keen to learn their philosophy on content creation. Here’s what I’ve learnt so far.

Jack Turner, 3 minute read
Jack Turner
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Secret diary of a recent (remote) onboardee

A remote onboarding experience is so unique. I’m someone who thrives on having people around me, so being onboarded remotely was daunting. But frankly, starting at Yarno has been a breath of fresh air.

Ellie Doyle, 5 minute read
Ellie Doyle
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Why we're not a high-volume, low-cost learning tool

Yarno sits somewhere between software as a service and consultancy. We're here to help you reach your goals. Here's how.

Courtney Dutton, 7 minute read
Courtney Dutton
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We'd love to chat about how Yarno can benefit your business

Mark, our Head of Sales, will organise a no-obligation call with you to understand your business and any training challenges you’re facing. Too easy.