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How To | People & Culture | Wellbeing
How to avoid employee burnout during the pandemic
November 4, 2020
If you’re responsible for leading a team of people, it’s important to be alert to the signs of employee burnout and take action to prevent it. Here are some simple ways to protect your employees’ mental wellbeing, compiled by the team from Social Good Connect.
Covid-19 | Leadership | Videos
What does it mean to be a CEO in the age of COVID-19?
November 2, 2020
In startups, there are certain ways that things “should” be done: grow as fast as possible without worrying about survival, fueled by spending the money you have raised. But then, COVID-19 hit and CEOs had to take a very different approach. In this video, Soldo CEO Carlo Gualandritalks about his experience guiding a B2B FinTech through the COVID-19 crisis.
Diversity | How To | People & Culture
Welcome To The Creativity With Purpose Toolkit: Anti-Racism
October 30, 2020
Ready to create art for change? Consider this your toolkit in a lifelong journey of artivism, a term author Nikkolas Smith uses to describe that perfect place where art and activism meet. Come along for the journey or jump in wherever you’re at. It’s a cycle, and meant to repeat.
Innovation | International | Scaleup | Startup
🕵️♂️ A First Take on French Startup Mafias
October 28, 2020
In this edition of her newsletter Overlooked, Alexandre Dewez shares her first findings on the rise of French startup mafias.
Future of Work | People & Culture | Reports | Tech
Workplace technology: the employee experience
October 26, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has thrown a spotlight on technology as an enabler of work with many organisations turning to its use for flexible and remote working. In their report, CIPD looks at technology adoption and use at work, in addition to the people profession’s role in supporting organisations and their workforce.
Covid-19 | Future of Work | People & Culture | Remote-working | Reports
Homeworking in the UK: Before and During the 2020 Lockdown
October 23, 2020
Academics at Cardiff University and the University of Southampton used data from the Understanding Society Covid-19 study to find 88% of employees who worked at home during lockdown would like to continue doing so in some capacity, with 47% wanting to do so often or all the time.
Innovation | Reports | Startup
The Current State of Industrial Startups in Europe — An Update (September 2020)
October 21, 2020
In this post, Robin Dechant takes a closer look at where these startups are coming from, in which categories they are, how many employees they have, how much money they have raised, and which startups got acquired or had to shut down.
How To | International | Scaleup
Index Ventures Expansion Plan
October 19, 2020
Only a small proportion of European tech companies that expand into the US grow to the scale of global category winners. Index Ventures have distilled the strategies adopted by the winners into four distinct archetypes: these are organisational templates that startups can follow as they expand into the US.
Future of Work | Innovation | People & Culture | Reports
Why Community Belongs at the Center of Today’s Remote Work Strategies
October 16, 2020
To revitalise and thrive in our current global situation, organisations can and must do better in rethinking their near-term future state in terms of the digital art-of-the-possible.
Marketing | Reports
Everything You’ve Wanted To Know About Gen Z But Were Afraid To Ask
October 14, 2020
If Gen Z wasn’t seen as a force to be reckoned with before this year, it seems unlikely the world will still think that when 2020 finally does end. But what exactly is a Gen Zer? What does this generation enjoy, and what does it want?
How To | Marketing | Startup
The power of content marketing for startups
October 12, 2020
As a startup, taking the first steps into marketing can be daunting. Where should you start? What activity will be the best use of my time? If you’re limited on time or budget – and even if you’re not – a great place to start is content marketing.
Entrepreneurship | Newsletters | Startup
The Hard Fork by Marvin Liao
October 9, 2020
Stay relevant in a technology-driven business world. TLDR; Highly opinionated views from 21-year career in startups, big tech & venture capital.
Branding | Purpose-Driven Business | Reports
To affinity and beyond: From me to we, the rise of purpose-led brand
October 7, 2020
Accenture Strategy’s most recent global survey of nearly 30,000 consumers found that 62 percent of customers want companies to take a stand on current and broadly relevant issues like sustainability, transparency or fair employment practices. The closer a company’s purpose aligns to their own beliefs, the better.
Articles | Diversity | Funding | Inclusivity | Startup
Ban Warm Introductions!👏🏾
October 5, 2020
It’s time to end one of Venture Capital’s most exclusionary, value destroying practices. VC funds must further experiment on the product of VC, building new, more open processes that leverage our industry’s considerable resources to unlock the potential of outsiders and gain access to new markets and new ways of thinking.
Podcasts | Purpose-Driven Business | Sustainability
October 1, 2020
FourWord Thinking podcast features an array of guests talking all things sustainability. From how you invest your money to how we shop, work and travel, we are sharing a message about how we can contribute to a better future for people and planet.