AboutCoworkAcceleratorsStoriesEventsContact Open House Recap: How to be Found When Applying for Jobs By fumiko shinkawa | July 16, 2019 | Comments Off on Open House Recap: How to be Found When Applying for Jobs June 7th, we held the first ever Groundswell Open House — a conference-style, all-day event featuring talks from HR professionals, sales…

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AboutCoworkAcceleratorsStoriesEventsContact Open House Recap: HR Risks for Startups By fumiko shinkawa | June 11, 2019 | Comments Off on Open House Recap: HR Risks for Startups A review in the most immediate HR concerns facing startups. Last Friday, June 7th, we held the first ever Groundswell Open House — a conference-style, all-day event featuring talks from HR…

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AboutCoworkAcceleratorsStoriesEventsContact Perspectives from a Tech Fellow By fumiko shinkawa | April 22, 2019 | Comments Off on Perspectives from a Tech Fellow Guest post by Kevin Zhou, FSU Tech Fellow and Former Groundswell Intern Other than having my face stuck in a textbook, I spent most of my college years going to career fairs and…

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AboutCoworkAcceleratorsStoriesEventsContact So, you’re hiring your first interns. By fumiko shinkawa | April 22, 2019 | Comments Off on So, you’re hiring your first interns. Or, if you’re thinking about interning for a startup, check out Perspectives from a Tech Fellow by former Groundswell Intern, Kevin Zhou. For a startup with three team members and a shoestring budget,…

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AboutCoworkAcceleratorsStoriesEventsContact Building your Brand: a Case Study with Michelle Burke and Bossibly By fumiko shinkawa | March 29, 2019 | Comments Off on Building your Brand: a Case Study with Michelle Burke and Bossibly Creating a brand is one of the first steps to marketing your company. Your brand is the first impression a potential customer (or…

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AboutCoworkAcceleratorsStoriesEventsContact Don’t quit your day job (yet). Do these things first. By fumiko shinkawa | February 5, 2019 | Comments Off on Don’t quit your day job (yet). Do these things first. Side hustles are on the rise — according to a 2018 Bankrate survey, more than 37% of Americans are working on the side and that number is…

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AboutCoworkAcceleratorsStoriesEventsContact Why Startups Need to Measure KPIs & How to Get Started with Dashboards and Scorecards By fumiko shinkawa | September 13, 2018 | Comments Off on Why Startups Need to Measure KPIs & How to Get Started with Dashboards and Scorecards Guest post by Ryan Shelley, Groundswell Mentor and CGO & Founder of Shelley…

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AboutCoworkAcceleratorsStoriesEventsContact Everything you need to know before your first hackathon. By fumiko shinkawa | August 29, 2018 | Comments Off on Everything you need to know before your first hackathon. When you imagine a hackathon, you may picture sleepy developers tapping at keyboards into the early morning, fraught with nervous energy and physical exhaustion. Did…

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AboutCoworkAcceleratorsStoriesEventsContact So, you’re cowork-curious. By fumiko shinkawa | June 26, 2018 | Comments Off on So, you’re cowork-curious. Here’s everything you need to know. Coworking has exploded in recent years, with a 78% growth in active coworkers in 2017. But what is coworking actually? Coworking, according to the Oxford Dictionary, refers to “the use of…

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AboutCoworkAcceleratorsStoriesEventsContact Growth in the Groundswell Community By fumiko shinkawa | May 15, 2018 | Comments Off on Growth in the Groundswell Community Mike Crown, President and CEO of FracTEL, sat in a tea shop for almost four hours, mentoring Adam Hoffmann, a new transplant to the Space Coast, in the basics of starting a business.…

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