Team culture posts

The latest startup and SME news and opinions from Digital Risks.

19 April 17
5 minute read

What is a startup culture and how do you develop one?

Landing on a unique culture that works for your business can make a huge difference to its long-term success.

19 March 28
5 minute read

Onboarding best practices: step by step guide

Guide on getting it right for new hires to reach peak productivity and performance faster, and stay with the business for longer.

18 December 17
6 minute read

10 Secret Santa gifts that your CEO needs

If you’re that lucky person who got your company’s CEO in the Secret Santa draw, we have thought of a few ideas that’ll surprise them (in a good way).

18 November 26
7 minute read

How to handle growing pains in a startup team

Fast growth of young businesses is a good thing, of course, unless it affects the team culture on a drastic level. As the team grows bigger, the culture inevitably starts to evolve. Here are the pains of a growing team and how to deal with them.

18 November 07
7 minute read

10 behaviours that the greatest managers share

As a manager, you’re judged on your behaviour, not on your intentions. You need to be switched on to how your actions are perceived amongst your team and behind closed doors. Follow these examples of great management and leadership to make sure your team members grow with you.

18 October 31
5 minute read

A Manager's Guide to Successful Team Empowerment

Every person in charge gets swamped with tasks on a daily basis. The secret of avoiding a burn out is in effective delegation and giving some authority to your team members.

18 October 22
5 minute read

Leading vs Managing - understanding the difference

As your startup grows, it can be hard to multitask different roles. It is vital for founders to understand the difference between a “leader”and a “manager” and why it is important to separate these roles as you grow.