Here are 5 hacks for shaving down your company's meeting time, from a startup that whittled theirs down to just 4 hours a week
November 5, 2019
If your work calendar regularly looks like a single dense block of meetings, you may not be using your time at the office efficiently. Hugo, a San Francisco startup that produces connected meeting notes software, says your workweek should be composed of four hours of meetings per week at most.
Want to Change Your Company Culture? Change Your Meetings
November 4, 2019
Despite a growing body of research on the productivity-killing effects of eight-hour workdays, coworking and long meetings, organizations are – you guessed it – slow on the uptake. In many cases, advanced technology nullifies the need to have a meeting at all. Kindra Cooper of CCW interviews Darren Chait.
13 Entrepreneurs Reveal The Technologies They Most Look Forward To
November 3, 2019
It’s amazing how new technology keeps coming up. We asked entrepreneurs and business owners about the technologies they most look forward to and here are the responses.
Ascent Conference Insights: Bots, Data, and SaaS Culture
October 21, 2019
Suggestions on how automation can be leveraged and ways to use SaaS more efficiently peppered conversations with Zendesk and Hugo.
At Ascent, the Entrepreneurs and Marketing Stars Inspired us to Rise up with Them
October 8, 2019
Darren Chait, Hugo, introduced the concept that your team’s SaaS culture speaks volumes about your organization. Chait cited that the average company now uses 130 SaaS tools which makes data storage, retrieval and knowledge management particularly challenging.
Darren Chait On Creating A Meeting Notes Software
September 28, 2019
Darren Chait was recently interviewed by Starter Story about why and how we started Hugo.
5 Lessons I Learned When I Created My App or SAAS: “Real relationships matter” with Mitch Russo
September 18, 2019
Many of our greatest wins have come off the back of genuine relationships we’ve built here. This is no surprise, but I’ve absolutely learnt the value of optimizing for real relationships — not superficial network relationships. Darren Chait was recently interviewed by Mitch Russo of Authority Magazine to discuss his journey with Hugo.
How to Learn and Adapt As a Non-technical Founder With Darren Chait from Hugo
August 6, 2019
Escape Velocity is Dan’s new(ish) podcast that I discovered last week. He interviews Darren Chait from Hugo (connected meeting notes software) about the trigger for them to pivot and early stage growth. Here are the lessons
Why Bay Area women in tech have a stronger voice than other cities – even New York
August 2, 2019
A recent survey of tech professionals undertaken by Hugo reveals a higher percentage of Bay Area women feel their voice is heard at meetings and their voices aren’t subdued. Dawn Kawamoto from SF Business Times caught up with Hugo's co-founder, Darren Chait to understand more.
Isoline @ Collision: Software of the Day - Hugo
May 23, 2019
We are suckers for organization, processes and streamlining our workflow, it comes with the territory. From our collaborative GSuite we are linked to Asana, Slack, Salesforce… the list extends on. However, software company Hugo touched on an aspect we hadn’t given much thought to- the act of sharing meeting notes and agendas.
Torii secures $3.5m from seed round to bolster SaaS management
May 21, 2019
Among the additional presenters at the opening of Collision 2019 were Darren Chait, COO of Hugo, a meeting productivity platform; Braden Ream, CEO of Voiceflow, a visual and codeless platform for creating Amazon Alexa skills and Google Assistant apps; and Bob Moore, CEO of Crossbeam, a platform for anonymous data sharing with potential partner organizations.
Hugo Provides an Alternative to Cisco Spark Notes
May 15, 2019
Rob Scott of UC Today interviewed Hugo's Co-founder & CEO, Josh Lowy about Hugo, an ideal replacement for Cisco's Spark Notes.
Here’s the one thing small SaaS businesses can do to stand out from the crowd
May 14, 2019
There is one element to life as a SaaS business that experts reckon is under-appreciated, and that’s something called ‘customer success’. Amelia Hayson, co-founder of Success Society, a 1,200-strong member body dedicated to improving customer success practices among SaaS companies in the APAC region, and Darren Chait, COO and co-founder of connected meeting notes SaaS tool Hugo, explain why.
In the Spotlight: Hugo Promotes Knowledge Sharing, Pass it On
May 8, 2019
Small Business Trends wrote a spotlight on Hugo, sharing what Hugo does and why we built it.
Darren Chait: An Architect Building a One Team Culture
April 22, 2019
Darren Chait - co-founder of Hugo- connected meeting note software for teams to share and action insights - is on the way to cracking the code by developing a platform to centralize team meeting notes and integrate with calendars and all the other apps used by teams to share and action those insights in real time. Darren speaks to Advance and talks about how Hugo is fast tracking other tech companies through its innovations.