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Datapeople announces $8M in raised capital as it works to make recruiting more equitable

This morning Datapeople, a startup that sells software designed to make recruiting more equitable, announced that it has raised $8 million across two funding events, including a $5 million round in mid-2020. The company, which counts Uncork Capital, NextView Ventures and First Round Capital as backers, does two things. Its initial product, what Datapeople calls […] The post Datapeople announces $8M in raised capital…

Origin Raised $12 Million to Offer Employees Financial Planning via Its App

Origin just announced a $12 million fundraise for its financial planning app which is delivered to employees as a perk. The 2020 HR Federation HCM Trends Report highlighted the maturing of employee total wellbeing. Financial wellness is a big part of that trend. As the financial downturn caused by COVID-19 has reinforced the need for […] The post Origin Raised $12 Million to Offer…

France-based Slite Raised USD $11 Million Series A for Work Collaboration Across Distributed Teams

France-based Slite is the latest work collaboration app to raise VC. With a focus on distributed teams and collaboration through documents, the French startup looks to compete with the likes of Google Docs and Microsoft Teams in workflows like employee onboarding.   Source: Paris-based startup Slite raises $11 million Series A for lightweight collaboration tool […] The post France-based Slite Raised USD $11 Million…

U.K.-based Unmind Raised $10 Million to Help Employees with Mental Health Wellness App

This post was originally published on this site U.K.-based Unmind just raised $10 million in the crowded employee wellbeing market for its app focused on mental health. Any apps or services that help human beings with mental health is a very good thing. The impact of myriad mental health issues on personal wellbeing, individual health, happiness, or in the workplace productivity, engagement, overall […]…

India-based Jobsquare Raised USD $140K Seed for Its Job Board Marketplace

This post was originally published on this site India-based Jobsquare adds USD $140K to its Seed round. JobSquare tells Inc42 that it has 3,000 clients, 65,000 candidates, and has helped more than 6,000 people find jobs. Currently they do not charge employers or candidates to use the service.   Source: https://inc42.com/buzz/snapdeal-cofounders-invest-in-jobsquare-to-help-it-expand-footprint/ The post India-based Jobsquare Raised USD $140K Seed for Its Job Board Marketplace…

Kazakhstan-based HR-messenger Raised $ 400K Seed Round for Its Recruiting Chatbot

This post was originally published on this site Kazakhstan-based HR-messenger has raises $400K for its recruiting chatbot. It tells The Tech that 83% of its business is in Russia and 17% in Kazakhstan. Source: Kazakhstan recruitment startup HR-messenger attracted $ 400 thousand of investments at an estimate of $ 2 million | the-tech.kz The post Kazakhstan-based HR-messenger Raised $ 400K Seed Round for Its…

Leadership Isn’t Raised on Promises

I’ve had a lot of conversations with c-suite leaders recently who are concerned they do not have their next generation of leaders on their team. Let’s be clear, they have people on their team, but they do not believe those people are the future or at least they don’t believe they’re anywhere near becoming the future. The folks in position are all well-meaning enough….

French site for freelancers Malt raised €25 million

The French site for freelancers Malt has raised €25 million ($28 million U.S.) from its original investors and Idinvest in order to launch outside its home base of France. It plans to start from Germany and the Netherlands. This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. The post French site for freelancers Malt raised €25…

It’s Your Fault They Raised Their Hand

You’re sitting in a meeting full of intelligent people (or, at least, people who think they are intelligent). Creative juices are flowing, the conversation is rocking, opinions are being shared, and discussion gets heated. Everyone is taking turns talking, sometimes speaking over each other or cutting people off, but damn – things are getting done. The flow is happening. This is where the good…