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Articles | Covid-19 | International | People & Culture | Remote-working | Startup | Tech
Remote First: The New Way to Build Companies
September 23, 2019
As software eats the world and every industry becomes a tech industry, demand for skilled engineers has skyrocketed. Local supply simply cannot keep up. As a result, it is more costly and challenging to start a tech company in the Bay Area than ever before. Retention rates are reduced, even for the very best companies.
Articles | Funding | Scaleup | Startup
What Angels Really Want from Startups
September 21, 2019
DIGIT caught up with Urchana Moudgil co-founder and COO of Upgrade Pack, to discuss the five steps every startup should consider when seeking angel investment.
Diversity | How To | Inclusivity | Scaleup | Startup | Tech
605 women in the UK who could speak at your tech event
September 20, 2019
This is just a tiny sample of the thousands of women working in tech in the UK, including startup founders, vendor executives, CIOs, security experts, developers, technologists, lawyers and academics.
How To | People & Culture | Scaleup | Startup
The best advice for a leader who’s a fixer
September 18, 2019
Great leaders know how to do many things very well. They have the competence and skills to make things better, faster, and quicker, and the confidence to act with intelligence and wisdom. But that doesn’t mean they should be trying to fix everything that isn’t working.
How To | People & Culture | Purpose-Driven Business | Sustainability
How Serious Are You About “Shareholder Value Is Not Everything”?
September 16, 2019
Ask these 26 questions to see how serious you or your CEO really are about shifting from shareholder value to stakeholder value and purpose.
How To | International | Scaleup | Startup
What are the best Polish startups in 2019?
September 14, 2019
Borys Musielak only included the startups (and scale-ups) that work globally on a product. He has decided to divide the startups into categories based on what seems to be Poland’s specialties: gaming, consumer hardware (especially beacons and 3d printing, health devices), big data and AI, medtech, fintech, blockchain and more.
Diversity | Entrepreneurship | People & Culture | Podcasts
Sistership – Role models in tech & entrepreneurship
September 12, 2019
This podcast from The Family aims at influencing more female presence in tech & entrepreneurship: each episode (20-40 minutes), they highlight one amazing role model with the purpose to steer a proactive discussion and give everyone a kick-ass dose of inspiration!
Articles | People & Culture | Scaleup | Startup
25 Top Workplaces and Their Core Values
September 12, 2019
In order to better understand the culture, mission, and values of America’s top workplaces, Wishlist Rewards embarked on a project to document their core values. They hand-picked a diverse list of medium to large-sized companies from 2016 and 2017 best places to work lists.
Diversity | How To | Inclusivity | People & Culture
How To Encourage Inclusivity On Your Team
September 10, 2019
When a company is inclusive, employees feel free to contribute their opinions and ideas; they believe their work has real value. Thoughtfully combined, diversity and inclusivity result in increased employee job satisfaction, retention, creativity, and innovation, and this potent combo can even bring about a decrease in workplace conflict and stress.
Articles | People & Culture | Wellbeing
Why You Need an Untouchable Day Every Week
September 6, 2019
Some days it can feel impossible to escape constant meetings and phone calls that get in the way of your personal productivity. Here’s one method for getting back some of that precious time; I finally found a solution that I feel has saved my career, my time, and my sanity. If you’re with me right now, I bet you need this solution too: I call it “Untouchable Days”.
Articles | Diversity | Inclusivity | Tech
Seven women changing the face of Scotland’s tech scene
September 4, 2019
This year’s Women in Tech Scotland event in Edinburgh celebrated the growing number of women leading the way in Scotland’s digital sector. Here are seven of the most prominent ones providing role models for others to follow.
Articles | Entrepreneurship | Funding | Startup | Sustainability
Forget Unicorns. We Need More ‘Zebra’ Startups.
September 3, 2019
Unicorns, growing on an accelerated timeline, must spend significant sums while simultaneously racking up substantial losses in the first few years of operation — feeding their need to continuously raise very large amounts of money, based mainly on equity. Is there another way to grow companies, with different funding schemes and without the continuous desperation to raise enormous amounts of equity?
How To | People & Culture
A Guide to Defining Your Company Values
September 1, 2019
Company values are how organisations define the core pillars of their identity and principles. These values also affect the way they conduct their business. Every company has a unique set of core values that supports the vision and decision making processes within the organisation.
How To | People & Culture
How to deliver constructive feedback in difficult situations
August 31, 2019
Dave Bailey offers his thoughts on how we can use thoughtful and empathetic language to navigate difficult conversations. Compassionate leadership isn’t easy, but it’s a goal all leaders can strive for. “Great communication isn’t about what you say, it’s about what other people hear”.