Ruby on Rails UI/UX Engineer

June 13, 2016By Ben I.Jobs

Description: Mid – Senior level UI/UX Engineer to work on the front-end of a Rails based platform. Ruby knowledge is a must as well as strong Javascript/CSS skill set. An ideal candidate would be able to work with APIs or Ruby on Rails backend code and produce an efficient UI/UX implementation given the backend engineer’s code and the designer’s mocks. … Read More

Can Anyone Beat Amazon? (BookShout’s Unique Approach)

May 6, 2016By Ben I.Blog

Let’s be completely honest with one another—no one is going to beat Amazon at the current game of retailing and selling eBooks. They’re really good at it. Their traditional retail strategy is strong, their platform is vast, and the user experience is solid. But we can change the game. And the rules. We can disrupt … Read More

Fitbit For Your Body, BookShout For Your Mind

March 16, 2016By Ben I.Blog

You use Fitbit to measure your fitness goals.  Hours are spent pouring over stats about the number of steps you’ve taken and the calories you’ve burned. You are motivated, engaged, and having fun as you progress.  You are taking care of your body…but what about your mind? Studies show that reading creates mental stimulation, reduces … Read More

8 Reasons Ebooks Will Transform Promotional Products

January 12, 2016By Ben I.Blog

Promotional product companies and brands are more excited about eBooks than sugar-filled children on Christmas morning— and for good reason. eBooks open up a realm of new opportunities and revenue streams. As the leader in providing eBooks for campaigns and promotions, BookShout has served thousands of companies. We’ve learned a few things promotional products along … Read More