The Freeosk Blog

Cheers to 10 Years Jon!

When we think about Jon a few things come immediately to mind: -An expert at maneuvering kiosks-Loves sneakers-His Corgi desk calendar-An avid runnerBut that's just scratching the surface - he's someone who has worn many hats and has been an essential part of the operations at our MI Engineering office for the last 10 years! We asked him to reflect... Continue Reading →

An Afternoon at the freeOskars

Lights, camera, COMEDY!This summer we decided to mix things up and roll out the virtual orange carpet for the freeOskars! Our first annual freeOskar Award Show was a smash hit all thanks to our fabulous hosts Alex and Jonah! This virtual gathering had everything we could have hoped for from some light roasting to a game break with... Continue Reading →

Technology Team Check In

Ever wonder what it's like to work on our Technology Team? We sat down with a few members of the team to find out more! What’s a day in the life like on your team?  As a member of the Tech and Analytics team, we start each day with a meeting to get to know... Continue Reading →

Giving Back in Bentonville

Last month our Sales Team was in Bentonville for a team meeting and found a way to give back to the community. They took their retail knowledge and helped out at the Samaritan Shop! The store provides clothing, furniture, and household goods to those in need. The group broke into two teams. One group helped... Continue Reading →

We-osk Recognition

Here at Freeosk, we see the value in vocalizing our appreciation for fellow Freeoskers. That’s why we’ve rallied together to create the We-osk Recognition Team! The Recognition Team is here to cheer on from the sidelines, see where wins are happening, and boost team spirit across the company by celebrating successes both big and small.... Continue Reading →

Discovery Time Off

We are all about discovering new things at Freeosk - and that includes how we spend our time off. Discovery Time Off (DTO) is our sabbatical program that recognizes and rewards Freeoskers who have reached their 7 year milestone with the company! Freeoskers get to pick a DTO gift and receive 3 weeks of paid time... Continue Reading →

The Wizards Behind the Ding

Team Spotlight: Engineering It was all a dream… find a way to dispense a sample without a human needed!  Our Engineering Team brought this dream to life and more! Our team of Engineers is based in St. Joseph, Michigan, and supports four functional areas: R&D, Service, Testing, and Manufacturing.  Over the last 10+ years, they... Continue Reading →

Food for Thought

Once a month we get our company together for an hour-long Lunch and Learn.  When we moved to a distributed environment, we knew we had to find ways to adapt to the lack of water cooler conversations, overhearing, and general knowledge sharing. The purpose of the Lunch and Learn sessions is to find out what... Continue Reading →

Laughter is the Best Medicine

In May, the We-osk Wellness committee invited Alik and Lauren Colbert to host a virtual Laughter Yoga class for Freeoskers in honor of Mental Health Awareness! The duo, who calls themselves the Laughing Lovebugs, taught the group the basics of Laughter Yoga and lead some fun exercises that resulted in a lot of laughs - some... Continue Reading →