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Why companies take investment – Patrick McKenzie (@Patio11)

Why companies take investment – Patrick McKenzie (@Patio11)

Systematizing Sales With Software And Processes @Patio11

If you haven’t subscribed to Patrick McKenzie’s email newsletter, click the link above, read this article, then subscribe. It is a brilliant piece on scaling a small software business written by a brilliant software guy. The post is much more about the practicalities of scaling a small software business but it also contained something that resonated strongly.

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Happy Birthday Wendi Labbie

Happy Birthday Wendi Labbie!

Many congratulations from us all to Wendi Labbie who is now of legal drinking age. We know this is all supposed to be about software but software is all about people (or should be) and we wanted to recognise the shining star that makes Business of Software Conference happen.

Have a fantastic day!

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“We don’t have a women in technology problem at Business of Software Conference”

“We don’t have a women in technology problem at Business of Software Conference”

I was very surprised to overhear this comment from a woman at BoS in September. Nothing could be further from the truth. If this is an environment where women feel that, then I can’t imagine how tough it is on other places. We can take some pride I hope in creating a community where people feel safe, introverts become extroverts for a few days. It is not perfect.

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