https://www.founderscircle.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/CFO-Software-Stack-Featured-Image.png 528 555 Marilu Livermore https://www.founderscircle.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/fc-logo-updated.jpg Marilu Livermore2020-08-21 08:05:262021-07-30 20:28:39The CFO Software Stack: Tips for Implementation
CFO’s touch upon so many aspects of the business and a critical one is owning and managing the majority of a company's software stack. The CFO|Circle convened to discuss the good, the bad, and the ugly of the software they are using today, best practices for implementation, and if there should be a specific role hired to manage the stack.
https://www.founderscircle.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/MWWFP-Part-Two-Featured-Image.png 528 555 Marilu Livermore https://www.founderscircle.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/fc-logo-updated.jpg Marilu Livermore2020-08-14 07:49:492021-03-08 06:29:45Making Work Work for Parents in 2020 - Part Two
A sharing of ideas and experimentation's on this rapidly evolving area to support working parents during distance learning and shelter in place. By all accounts, everyone’s kids will continue to be at home for distance learning with their schools. Under all circumstances, it can eat into their productivity and cause friction in their work satisfaction. What do we (companies) do?
https://www.founderscircle.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/MWWFP-Featured-Image-1.png 528 555 Marilu Livermore https://www.founderscircle.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/fc-logo-updated.jpg Marilu Livermore2020-08-07 06:06:102021-06-16 09:11:42Making Work Work for Parents in 2020
A broader group discussion focused on “how to” approach an entirely unprecedented but not unexpected issue that companies are contending with for their working parents. A big population to solve for (64% of households 2+ working parents). And one to pay attention to as attrition seems to be a high possibility. How will your company try to help make this new reality more sustainable?
https://www.founderscircle.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Return-to-On-Site-Work-Series-Featured-Image.png 528 555 Preet Kaur https://www.founderscircle.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/fc-logo-updated.jpg Preet Kaur2020-06-26 21:35:052021-03-08 06:28:22Return to (On-Site) Work Series
This Circle|Call series was focused on figuring out how to invite employees back to the office (or continue supporting them remotely) with peer-to-peer first-hand accounts and benchmarking data on what is and isn't working in this herculean endeavor.
https://www.founderscircle.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Leading-Through-Crises-Downturns-in-a-Remote-World-Featured-Image.png 528 555 Marilu Livermore https://www.founderscircle.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/fc-logo-updated.jpg Marilu Livermore2020-06-26 06:57:572021-03-08 06:28:23Leading Through Crises and Downturns in a Remote World
Complimenting as well as contrasting points of view by Dave Dorman and Sid Sijbrandij were shared with leaders of The Circle on how leaders can be available, communicative, and vulnerable to drive desired attitudes and behaviors throughout the organization and across all stakeholders.
https://www.founderscircle.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Supporting-Employees-in-a-New-Reality-Featured-Image.png 528 555 Marilu Livermore https://www.founderscircle.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/fc-logo-updated.jpg Marilu Livermore2020-06-18 22:01:192021-03-08 06:28:33Supporting Employees in a New Reality (a Pandemic)
Companies are looking to finding ways to drive culture and KPI’s during this current environment. Together with folks at Tala, Scoop, and Brunswick, The|Circle discussed people-based policies, services, and communications to help employees feel both supported and inspired to do their best work.
https://www.founderscircle.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Designing-the-New-On-Site-Employee-Experience-Featured-Image.png 528 550 Marilu Livermore https://www.founderscircle.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/fc-logo-updated.jpg Marilu Livermore2020-06-11 20:04:582021-03-08 06:28:10Designing the New (On-Site) Employee Experience
The Circle community came together with a stellar cast of subject matter experts (Damla Gerhart from CBRE, Melissa Hanley from Blitz, Eric Pfeiffer from Corral and Shannon Magari from Colden) in the areas of space planning, architectural/interior design, and workspace ergonomics to discuss how once employees are on-site, how to drive desired perceptions, attitudes, and behaviors through human-factors and ergonomics design.
https://www.founderscircle.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/BLM-Featured-Image.png 528 555 Preet Kaur https://www.founderscircle.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/fc-logo-updated.jpg Preet Kaur2020-06-07 17:21:432020-09-08 17:01:17Reflect, Support and Act: Black Lives Matter
We take "invest in people" to heart. Each month we try to get to know a team member a little bit better and each time we are left in awe. See why.
https://www.founderscircle.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Stay-Remote-Return-On-Site-or-Run-a-Hybrid_-Featured-Image.png 528 550 Marilu Livermore https://www.founderscircle.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/fc-logo-updated.jpg Marilu Livermore2020-06-07 16:34:142021-05-11 21:42:29Stay Remote, Return On-Site or Run a Hybrid?
As most companies are grappling with whether or not they will stay remote past the lift of sheltering in place restrictions The Circle community came together with veterans Lori McLeese of Automattic, Paul Machle of GitLab, and Jeff Harper of HashiCorp. To learn from their firsthand experiences as to why it can work, which myths to bust, and the nuances on being all remote.
https://www.founderscircle.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Consumer-Playbook-Featured-Image.png 528 555 Marilu Livermore https://www.founderscircle.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/fc-logo-updated.jpg Marilu Livermore2020-05-31 15:47:522021-03-08 06:27:01A Look at the Consumer Public Company Playbook
The Circle gathered this week with our consumer-focused CEOs and CFOs to discuss the consumer tech market playbook, from the perspectives of public company CEOs, CFOs, and Boards. Umi Mehta & Shaan Tehal of Morgan Stanley joined the group to synthesize for them what they’ve learned from scores of public company leadership conversations.