Shared Leadership

Shared Leadership

  I often say the best thing Team Toolkit ever built was… the team itself.  Team Toolkit operates with a collaborative structure where each member has a lot of room to use their strengths, to support each other, and to have fun doing it. It’s a very...
INTERVIEW: Melanie Shere

INTERVIEW: Melanie Shere

As part of our ongoing effort to democratize innovation across the company, Team Toolkit has picked up a couple of new members and branched out to new locations. One of our new members is Melanie Shere, based in MITRE’s McLean office. I sat down with Melanie to learn...

ITK Podcast Interview

Several members of Team Toolkit were recently interviewed for MITRE’s new Knowledge-Driven Podcast. In this podcast series, Cameron Boozarjomehri interviews technical leaders at MITRE who have made knowledge sharing and collaboration an integral part of their...
INTERVIEW: Jen Choi

INTERVIEW: Jen Choi

As part of our ongoing effort to democratize innovation across the company, Team Toolkit has picked up a couple of new members since we started. One of them is Jen Choi, a Senior Multi-disciplinary Systems Engineer at MITRE. Rachel sat down with Jen recently to learn...

History of Toolkits

When you hear the word “toolkit,” the automatic image that enters your mind is probably a metal box tucked away in a garage filled with home improvement tools. However, toolkits have been around for almost 3.3 million years. We use them in our lives all...

ITK’s Origin Story

In today’s episode, we’re telling the Team Toolkit’s Origin Story! No, we weren’t all bitten by radioactive spiders or exposed to gamma rays, although a couple of us are still hoping that will happen eventually. Team Toolkit actually came...