Anna Downing

HEAD OF PEOPLE & OPERATIONS

AKA “The Fixer”. Eternal optimist. Neat freak. Vino aficionado. Super mom. Dance party champion.

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Goal Setting with Strength
Employee Experience

Here is how the Brilliant Ink team approaches setting our individual goals for the year. 

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What We're Thankful for 2018
Just for Fun

As is our tradition, we like to express our gratitude this time of year. Take a look at what the Brilliant Ink team is grateful for in 2018!

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10 Years of Brilliance
Best Practices

This month, Brilliant Ink is celebrating 10 years, and rather than getting ourselves a big birthday gift, we’ve decided to give back. As a company, we feel it’s our responsibility to make the world a better place and we are honored to be able to share our resources with others.

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Speaking Our Language: A Brilliant Career
Best Practices

We have brilliant friends at Brilliant Ink, and we’re excited to share their insights through our new series: Speaking Our Language. Here, we’ll be sitting down with experts to chat about all things employee experience to uncover even more ways to empower your people.

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Mindfulness for the Real World
Employee Experience

“Between stimulus and response, there is a space.” – Viktor Frankl At a recent planning session for our team, we spent quite a bit of time discussing mindfulness.

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Give Thanks 2016
Just for Fun

As is our tradition, we like to express our gratitude this time of year. This year the Brilliant Ink team is thankful for: Sara: I’m thankful for fiery feminists, deep friendships, family, baby giggles and the Gilmore Girls revival.

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The Road to Rebuilding
Employee Experience

[caption id="attachment_3534" align="aligncenter" width="800"] Vector by Vecteezy.[/caption] Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard that Wells Fargo has been in some hot water lately.

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Giving back never looked so good!
Just for Fun

BRILLIANT INK AT THE 2016 DRESS FOR SUCCESS WALK IN SAN FRANCISCO, NEW YORK CITY & CHARLOTTE Over the past three years, we have loved partnering with Dress for Success to support their mission to foster economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life. On May 7th, Brilliant Inkies in San Francisco, New York, and Charlotte all participated in the Dress for Success Power Walk.

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All Aboard the Benefit Express!
Employee Experience

Ah employee health care. One of the most important benefits that employers can offer, and yet it can be so overwhelming and confusing to switch to a new provider.

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Prep for that R and R
Employee Experience

Summer is around the corner, which means it's almost vacation time! As much as I love a good trip, coming back to the office is no fun.

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