Founders Fieldnotes N°11


The future of work is now

The way we work is changing fast and it's clear artificial intelligence is going to play a huge role in that transformation. In Fieldnote #11 check out Nathan Benaich's talk at Founders on how products and services will change and what the hottest areas of AI to watch right now are. You can also catch up with the latest news from our portfolio, find out what's in the pipeline and read our latest hacks from building companies in the studio. Enjoy! 

Founders Talks: Hear Nathan Benaich on AI + The Future of Work

Founders events FOMO? Fear not. We're now making talks from our events available online as videos with audio playing over speaker slides. You can also keep track of all the lovely events we're hosting on our shiny new Events page!

Founders Family News

So what's been happening across the family? Here are some highlights!

  • Pleo bumped up its seed round to $5.5m with backing from Creandum, Seedcamp & Founders. Catch co-founder Jeppe Rindom speaking at Money 20/20 (CPH, June) and Accountex (LDN, May)
  • Duuoo launched its 1-on-1 meeting tool globally. Co-founders Dennis and Aimee are in San Francisco right now if you want to meet them
  • Kontist launched on Android and just won the prize for best early-stage Fintech of the Year at EXEC
  • Son of a Tailor teamed up with W19 to open its first t-shirt store in Copenhagen
  • Maguru launched its new CRM product to help carpenters better manage phone calls and provide better customer service (DK)
  • Our Moving To Copenhagen playbook is getting lots of awesome feedback and we're excited to unveil version 2 very soon!
  • We've welcomed awesome speakers to our Copenhagen HQ recently including Robin Wauters, Azeem Azhar, Ines Montani, Hampus Jakobsson and Henrik Brink 
  • We hosted Copenhagen's first Product Hunt Meet-Up alongside our friend Ekaterina Klink with lots of love and kitty swag from the PH team! 

Playbook: Build your own landing page

Another newsletter, another fresh playbook. This time, check out the Founders Growth Team's guide to nailing product positioning and building your first kickass landing page. 

Find your next job @ Founders

Wanna be part of the family? Awesome! There's a bunch of roles open in the Founders Family. Get a flavour of what it's like to work with us from our new playbook for new-starters. 

Fancy a chat? We always have time to meet awesome people. Shoot us a message and let's set something up!

Podcast! Listen to People @ Work 

In the latest episode Duuoo co-founder Dennis Greenlieber interviews founder Oleg Rogynskyy about managing sales teams. 

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