What’s the affect of the phrases we use?
Augmented writing platform Textio makes use of machine studying and pure language processing to take the guesswork out of enterprise communication, providing predictive analytics designed to assist firms recruit a various workforce and construct an inclusive tradition.
The 120-person Seattle-based tech firm, led by CEO Kieran Snyder, has been going via a metamorphosis of its personal through the previous two years, increasing its product lineup whereas taking its personal workforce totally distant, and recruiting extra folks outdoors the Seattle space.
Within the course of, the corporate constructed its personal in-house on-line device for participatory time-boxed conversations, for team-building and collaboration amongst its workers. Dubbed “Umeo,” it’s not a product … at the very least not but.
Snyder, who was named the CEO of the Yr in the 2021 GeekWire Awards, joins us on this episode of the GeekWire Podcast for a dialog in regards to the significance of language, Textio’s evolution, the way forward for office know-how, regional variations in enterprise language, and her formative expertise as a “Scrabble hustler” in faculty in Philadelphia’s Rittenhouse Sq..
Podcast edited and produced by Curt Milton.