Podcast

Podcast

Podcast EP 37 - How to Run Side Projects

What counts as a side project? And how do you know when it’s commercially viable to make it your main project?

By

David Hart

on

October 23, 2019

HR
Podcast

Podcast EP 36 - Does Unlimited Holiday Work?

In this episode, Mark and David discuss why ScreenCloud decided to offer unlimited holiday and the pros and cons that have come out of implementing the policy.

By

David Hart

on

October 9, 2019

Podcast

Podcast EP 35 - With Sofia Quintero, Founder of EnjoyHQ

Sofia Quintero talks about the challenges of raising capital and the level of confidence it takes, especially as a woman pitching to mostly men, the importance of finding investors who are aligned with your vision, and why skateboarding is a lot like running a business.

By

Beth Gladstone

on

September 25, 2019

HR
Podcast

Podcast EP 34 - HR at 50 People with guest Kate Thrumble

In today's episode: why cracks tend to appear when a startup nears 50 employees, and how HR might seem like an expense at first but soon turns into a cost saving thanks to things like excellent onboarding and career development, which improve people retention.

By

Beth Gladstone

on

September 11, 2019

HR
Podcast

Podcast EP 33 - When Should You Hire a Head of HR?

Mark and David talk about the events that led them to hire their first Head of People at ScreenCloud, and how Mark skilled up on his interviewing technique for this very important senior role.

By

Beth Gladstone

on

August 28, 2019

Podcast

Podcast EP 32 - Encouraging Ownership in Your Team

Mark and David discuss the challenge for Founders to move from having done everything themselves to inspiring confidence in others and their ideas.

By

David Hart

on

August 14, 2019

Podcast

Podcast EP 31 - How Not to Panic When Things Go Wrong

Mark and David talk about when the going gets tough and how important it is as a leader to keep your personal insecurities in check to avoid causing panic and paralysis. And what to do if panic sets in anyway.

By

Beth Gladstone

on

July 31, 2019

mental health
Podcast

Podcast EP 30 - Can You Run a Startup & Be Happy? With Dr Carlos Saba

In today’s episode, Mark and David are joined by Dr Carlos Saba, Co-Founder of The Happy Startup School. They discuss the origin of The Happy Startup School and what building a business without stress can look like.

By

David Hart

on

July 17, 2019

Podcast

Podcast EP 29 - With Paul Joyce, CEO of Geckoboard (AKA the Brian Cox of Dashboards)

Mark and David are joined by Paul Joyce, Founder & CEO of digital dashboard tool Geckoboard. They discuss how SaaS has changed since the first wave in 2011 and why sometimes it’s best to not take advice, even if that means living through failure.

By

Beth Gladstone

on

July 3, 2019

hiring
Podcast

Podcast EP 28 - Hiring Decisions as You Grow

In this week’s episode we discuss the consequences of hiring specialists too early and why generalists are often your best first hires, when the priority is getting the product out the door.

By

Beth Gladstone

on

June 19, 2019

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