Hiring & Recruiting

An Onboarding Course to Help Your New Edtech Hires Empathize With Educators – Education Article

The most effective educational tools and services are ones developed and informed by those with firsthand experience in schools. (Sorry, simply being a former student doesn’t count.) But the reality is that there are not enough people with this background in the edtech industry. So how do companies hire and develop standout talent who may be new to the sector? The journey into the edtech industry is different for everyone. Like many fellow founders in this space, I left the…

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How to Build a High-Functioning Remote Team for Your Edtech Company – Education Article

It’s no secret that remote work is growing rapidly, thanks to advancements in communication and productivity tools. A study by the International Workplace Group estimates that 50 percent of people globally work outside their headquarters for at least 2.5 days each week. Employees report higher productivity, greater efficiency and less stress, while companies can benefit from lower real estate costs and an expanded talent pool. But building an effective remote team isn’t as simple as flipping a switch. Especially for…

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