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News about Gravity, the industry, and resources to help community businesses succeed.

How to Manage Former Peers

Leadership and Culture: Part 3

By Bobby Powers, Head of Learning and Development If you recently made the transition from team member to manager, you understand that managing former peers can be challenging. You want to maintain personal relationships but aren’t sure whether doing... |

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Chargebacks 101

What Every Business Owner Needs to Know

By Cassidy Roell, Sales Assistant, ChargeItPro When I started working in merchant services, I had never heard the term “chargeback” before. I quickly learned that, if ignored, they can put even successful companies out of business. I was interested... |

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"Becoming My True Self"

A Transgender Advocate Talks to Gravity about Transitioning in the Workplace

This post is a summary of an event put on by Gravity Speaker Series On October 4th, transgender rights advocate Dana Pizzuti visited the Gravity Seattle office at the invitation of our diversity and inclusion group, DIG. Dana was in town to discuss... |

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I Am Thankful for the Tension

Ashlie Blaske on How Family History Shaped Her Thanksgiving Tradition

Editor’s Note: the below profile was written by Gravity employee Ashlie Blaske and is part of our on-going effort to highlight and celebrate the people who make our company great. In our frantic and busy lives, it is easy to look past one another and... |

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Hope Is Not Magic; Hope Is Work

DeRay McKesson on Changing Things When Change Is Hard

Author and activist DeRay McKesson is best known for his civil rights advocacy, in particular his work with the Black Lives Matter movement. His writing, speeches, podcasts, and media appearances have helped shine a bright light on the pervasive... |

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