The fram^ Journal

fram^ news: fram^ Chairman Christopher Beselin Appointed as VNDIRECT’s Board Member

fram^ news: fram^ Chairman Christopher Beselin Appointed as VNDIRECT’s Board Member

fram^ is very pleased to announce some headline grabbing news regarding our chairman. One of the most reputable securities companies in Vietnam has appointed fram^ Chairman Christopher Beselin to their Board of Directors. At the recent 2017 VNDIRECT annual general meeting it was agreed that Mr. Beselin would serve the corporation for a four year …

Education System: Vital Impacts on Technical Skills of Vietnam Talents

Education System: Vital Impacts on Technical Skills of Vietnam Talents

While not essential in the language of coding and technical skills, English proficiency or a lack of it can still prove to be a barrier to young Vietnamese web developers’ career prospects. Many take extra classes outside of working hours and some are fortunate enough to have in-house classes with their company. As English becomes …

The Importance of Developing a Strong Work Culture in Distributed Teams

The Importance of Developing a Strong Work Culture in Distributed Teams

As with most things in life, the benefits of a distributed team do not come without accompanying challenges. While lower stress levels, lower staff turnover and increased productivity are the intended outcome, without a healthy work culture, teams will not reach their potential in terms of happiness on the job or in productivity and output. …

IT Talents in Vietnam: Rise of the industry and HackerRank Verification

IT Talents in Vietnam: Rise of the industry and HackerRank Verification

As Vietnam’s star continues to rise, both in its economy and global standing, Ho Chi Minh City is undergoing radical change. While some of these changes smack you square in the face, with dismantled old buildings, skyscrapers and construction hoarding populating large parts of district one and beyond, others are less obvious.   There is …

Interview guidelines: How to create best impression with clients

Interview guidelines: How to create best impression with clients

We all get used to interview guidelines on how to make first impression, but how well can you survive through numbers of client interviews that finally land you a successful business?   When getting an interview, it means you earn 50% of success to your business. Time is diamond, no one would spend time on …

FRAM^ NEW OFFICE LAUNCHED!

FRAM^ NEW OFFICE LAUNCHED!

Great year starts with great news. We are very excited to kick off the new year with terrific fram^ news, and the latest one of those in this year so far is that fram^’s third office is officially opened.   Taking steps into the fourth year of fram^, our third office is an obvious output …

MAGENTO VIETNAM: SECRET TO SUCCESS IN E-COMMERCE MARKET

MAGENTO VIETNAM: SECRET TO SUCCESS IN E-COMMERCE MARKET

Over the last few years has Vietnam witnessed the exploding of e-commerce with rising number of merchants using online platform as key distributing channel. It results from a range of factors that crucially is caused by the change of purchasing behaviors. Suppliers are urged do their best finding solution to grow their business and better …

Warm and meaning company Christmas party

Warm and meaning company Christmas party

“It’s the most beautiful time of the year. Lights fill the street with so much cheer.” – Mistletoe by Justin Bieber      A year full of challenges along with unexpected happiness is just about to end. As we had wished for a merry night with colleagues surrounding, framers stayed together at our self-decorated office …

fram^ shares love in company charity event – 06 Jan 2017

fram^ shares love in company charity event – 06 Jan 2017

     As hustling days pass by, we are busy handling tight schedules. We might forget to take a step slower to make time for care and empathy about the other unfortunate lives around, also to appreciate people and things we have in our lives by charity activities. And so, we as framers embarked a …

Celebrate company year end party with fram’s talents

Celebrate company year end party with fram’s talents

     Gott Nytt År, everyone! New Year has approached with hopes and challenges waiting ahead for us to make a fresh start. Yet, in addition to the festive season, shall we take a quick look at what framers did in our company year end party to welcome the incoming 2017? Pre-launch      What …

Project Journey – fram Vietnam

Project Journey

Hi guys,
We are excited to publish fram^ news on July as Our project journey. We also would like to take this chance to say "Thank you" to all framers for their greatest contributions to fram^'s success. Find out how we make our great journey

- 2013 - 2016 -

Beer time

At Beer Time on every Friday evening when you can share about you, get up to outside of work with something unusual or a side of yourself that other people don’t normally see? Stresses and distance seem to disappear in the blink of an eye to give cheerful moments space. It’s time everyone’s story is counted to increase the understanding, empathy and encouragement, along with charming, reminding, comforting one another or simply make people laugh

Beer time on Friday –  fram Vietnam
- EVERY FRIDAY -

Every 3 months, all company members gather to look back on what fram^ achieved lately and celebrate our outstanding success and the accomplishment of goals we aimed. We also take this chance to introduce newbies, a warm welcome to them with great food and drink.

- EVERY 3 MONTHS -

English class

English class - fram Vietnam

In our daily work, talking with foreign clients is one of the primary tasks we do. Therefore, fram^ attaches great importance to strengthen communication skills in English. At any moment Framers learn English, joyfulness and enthusiasts are really happening here in every sense of the word.

- EVERY TUESDAY AND THURSDAY -

Tech talk

Tech talk with colleagues - fram Vietnam

As fram^ Vietnam has been growing, likewise the organization has expanded and spread out, a boost of IT knowledge to catch the world’s need is one of the essential keys to be successful. For that purpose, Tech Talk is held twice a month following with a presentation on one of technology trending topics prepared by a member. Participants will not only gain new knowledge but also discuss, generate ideas, identify problems and suggest possible solutions. This is the golden opportunity for everyone to broaden their horizons.

- TWO TIMES PER MONTH -

COMPANY MEETING

Company meeting every quarter - fram Vietnam

Every 3 months, all company members gather to look back on what fram^ achieved lately and celebrate our outstanding success and the accomplishment of goals we aimed. We also take this chance to introduce newbies, a warm welcome to them with great food and drink.

- EVERY 3 MONTHS -

Phan Minh Nhat - Magento Developer Intern

Phan Minh Nhat – Magento Developer Intern - fram Vietnam

Decentralized organizational structure is the unique thing here and it barely happens in the IT companies. For me, Framers do not chat a lot but we have a strong connection, which is the main reason for me to work at fram^ Vietnam.

Nguyen Thi Trang Dai - Magento Developer Intern

Nguyen Thi Trang Dai - Magento Developer Intern - fram Vietnam

For me, I think that many great talents working around you is the best thing when you work at fram^ Vietnam. You push yourself to the next level by asking questions, taking responsibilities, and thinking outside the box. Hence, I am really motivated when I come to work because I know I have to try harder to become the best version of me.

Tran Anh Thu – Associate HR Manager

Tran Anh Thu – HR Manager - fram Vietnam

For me, it is like love at first sight. I was so impressed by the open-space office where everyone works together without barriers. I love working in an international environment, and I am happy to say that fram^ gave me what I expected for ‘a great place to work’. It goes without saying, I have learned massive skills and knowledge from my internship. This experience will be a good base for me to follow my future career.

Trinh Thanh Son - Magento Developer

Trinh Thanh Son - Magento Developer Intern - fram Vietnam

On a personal level, I have learned a lot of things such as realistic technical and working skills when I work here. My managers always keep me on track with my work, help me to define my career path clearly and teach me a bunch of great things. What’s more, fram^ makes me feel that the adult world is not that bad if you get to do the right thing at the right place with the right people.

Ngyen Ngoc Thien Trang – Quality Control

Nguyen Ngoc Thien Trang – QC Intern - fram Vietnam

fram^ is the place that I poured passion into my work, gave all I have and worked overtime to earn the approval and satisfaction from clients. When you put everything you have into something the feeling of achievement is unbelievable. That feeling then turns into motivation and boosts you up even higher and further in your career road. That's what fram^ has given me, and has changed me into a better person.

Le Minh Thinh - Associate Business Analysis

Le Minh Thinh – Associate Business Analyst - fram Vietnam

Culture at fram^ Vietnam is so amazing and it makes everybody get along well with each other. ‘Friendly’ is the best word to describe Framers. Co-workers are always willing to help you to solve the problems. For the managers, they look like the instructor helping you to move in the right way rather than the boss.

New office

New Office – Chris’s presentation - fram Vietnam New office – Audience of presentation - fram Vietnam New office – Present new members - fram Vietnam Atmosphere at new office - fram Vietnam First beer time at new office - fram Vietnam Quarter party with new members- fram Vietnam

At the beginning of April, we had a friendly meeting and party to celebrate our achievements in the first quarter 2016.

There are several of reasons for us to cheer. First of all, we have successfully built and moved to a brand-new office. You might have seen our amazing working space from the previous facebook updates not long ago. Secondly, this meeting was also an opportunity to introduce our completed Personal Development Framework to everyone. Another reason was to give a warm welcome to all new members recently joined fram^ team.

Framers all were very excited and happy because of fram^ great result in the first 3 months of 2016. And we know we are not allowed to stop here. We will particularly try approaching our targets in the upcoming quarters and of course to generally succeed other goals of the year.

We are thrilled to see each other again after a long weekend. fram^ 1st!

Year-End Party 2015. fram^ 1st !!!

Year-end party - fram Vietnam Celebrate party together - fram Vietnam Cheer at Vincom’s office - fram Vietnam Celebrate for best activation team - fram Vietnam Best employee of the year - fram Vietnam Smile for best growing year - fram Vietnam Karaoke together with framers - fram Vietnam Cheer and smile together - fram Vietnam

"No matter how many times you click from place to place, it will never replace face to face", Joel Bauer (Marketing Expert) said. And YES! Year end party is really an opportunity for us to communicate a message, get to understand the person better outside of the typical "work" environment, and to celebrate achievements.

fram^ 1st

Company introduction - fram Vietnam

On a nice sunny day, there was an idea of making a video clip about our beloved company, in which we have a chance to express how amazing fram^ is and how happy we are while working.

We call this “homemade” movie clip since we build it up by ourselves. Scriptwriters, cameraman, actors/actresses, supporting role, etc are framers. Despite this clip is "homemade", we are proud to publish to everyone so then people will get to know more about framers

This clip is unforgettable memory at the old office. We moved to our new office, of course, we are looking forward to a better movie and other activities in the near future. To us, fram^ is not just a place to work. It is also our second family where we can indeed share and help each other.