First published on the CBI Website. In our quest for ultimate efficiency, have we lost sight of quality? This is a question I’ve been wrestling with since considering the level of automation that should be delivered by AnyGood? – a platform where professionals...
AnyGood? are happy to report that more than 350 people have invested in their crowdfunding campaign which took them beyond the £375k target. They have since closed the round. AnyGood? is a crowdsourced talent platform where professionals recommend other professionals...
One reason for my disdain towards traditional hiring processes is the huge amount of inefficiency and waste that it takes to hire candidates. Companies are wasting money on slow, inefficient methods. Can peer-to-peer recruitment help us create a smooth recruitment process once and for all?
Regular readers of the AnyGood? blog will be well aware that I am passionate about diversity and how it can truly be achieved. However, I find that this is often an over-used buzzword, and can be unhelpful in addressing certain problems. Though diversity of gender and...
Research on female crowdfunding successes shows that women are better fundraisers than men, but reveals true extent of bias
Research on female crowdfunding successes shows women are better fundraisers than men. However, there is still a lack of investment in women from senior executives, revealing the true extent of unconscious bias existing in business and wider society.
As those who follow us will be well aware, at AnyGood?, we’re fascinated with finding solutions to remove bias from hiring. The trend of hailing AI as the answer to this has been around for a while now, but is robot recruiting really the ‘miracle solution’ that many claim it to be?
The sharing economy, something we are passionate about at AnyGood?, is growing faster than ever, and with it, the importance of trust. So, how do sharing economy companies build this trust?
Almost 6000 people interested in disrupting recruitment with AnyGood? crowdfunding investment opportunity
As many of you will know, last month, we started our crowdfunding activity. After launching a campaign on Seedrs, with a three-year forecast valuation of £42 million, the amount of interest that the campaign has already received has been extremely encouraging.
As those who follow our activities will be aware, we are preparing to begin crowdfunding. As huge advocates of the power of crowdfunding, we thought it’d be beneficial to give examples of some of most successful and inspirational stories which show the positive effects of crowdfunding.
As readers of my blog will know, I try to be as vocal as I can about diversity, especially in the workplace. This week, a report highlighting the shocking underinvestment in female start-ups has reinforced my feelings that there are still many barriers to be overcome.