Latest addition to executive team brings global experience creating innovative solutions to improve population health and organizational performance. His extensive experience will help guide the growth of PurposeCloud.
You might have noticed it in your own workplace. Someone higher up the ladder introduces a new performance measure and immediately, everyone prioritizes that measure – often with unintended and at times bizarre consequences. A classic anecdote of this in action involves a nail factory in the former Soviet Union.
CIO Applications magazine recognized Kumanu, formerly JOOL Health, as a Top 10 Employee Engagement Solution in its December 2018 issue. This annual listing highlights 10 companies at the forefront of providing employee engagement solutions and transforming businesses.
The Tech Tribune recently recognized Kumanu as one of the best startups in Ann Arbor. World-class talent and investors ready to stimulate growth has put Ann Arbor on the map as a major tech hub. We are thrilled to be recognized alongside other startups leading the charge.
Ace software engineer John Holmes recently moved to Detroit, and he writes over at Hacker Fellows about how it has changed his outlook on routines, his career, and the dreaded Secretary of State office. “It has also helped me value the time I spend at home after work more.”
Defining work-life balance today is a complicated endeavor. The modern workforce is faced with a new set of rules, advanced technology, and a digital existence that is increasingly blurring the lines that define where work ends, and life begins. To look forward, let’s start at the beginning.
Purpose-driven companies have one thing in common, according to organizational consultant and thought leader Simon Sinek. “If you go to work in a purpose-driven organization, you are a happier person … and you will go home happier.” But what, exactly, is a purpose-driven company? Is it as simple as it sounds?
Each year, as many as 20,000 young people “age out” of the foster care system, many without strong family relationships or community connections to help them navigate their lives ahead. 25 percent of aged-out foster youth experience homelessness in their first four years on their own.
Kumanu today announced a new partnership that will bring Kumanu’s groundbreaking solution for overall employee well-being and organizational performance through purpose to the faculty and staff of the University of Delaware, one of the oldest universities in the country.
“I like big ideas that can change an industry, but I invest in people,” said Robert C. Boylen, Managing Principal of CVC, after joining a Series Seed Preferred round of investment and joining the Board of Directors at Kumanu. The $4.5 million round fuels growth for the Ann Arbor startup.
A pitch competition that supports Michigan’s entrepreneurial ecosystem by offering entrepreneurs the opportunity to showcase their companies to investors while building connections with entrepreneurs, business acceleration resources, and experts in their sector.
“Life on Purpose is in fact a must-read for anyone seeking a meaningful life. This is an inspired work, extraordinarily personal, accessible, credible, and practical. And with Life on Purpose, you will find peace and happiness through your own greater developed sense of purpose.”