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.
3 Questions About Your Customer Support Effort
September 19, 2019
I recently caught up with Darren Chait, co-founder of Hugo, to discuss scaling customer support and our shared experience in managing customer experience debt. We’ve learned from working with our own customers that managing that effort can be boiled down to three questions your team can ask itself on a regular basis.
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.
Sales Culture Podcast - It started with a cold email | Darren Chait HUGO |
September 18, 2019
Excited to share this conversation with Darren Chait, Co-Founder of HUGO, connected meeting notes platform that connects with your favorite tools. We talk about the future of work, what makes a great team and selling what people want.
Why Collaboration Hubs Improve Communications
September 6, 2019
One of the big moves in the digital workplace space over the past year was the Slack IPO. So what is it we are talking about here? Slack describes itself not just as a collaboration enabled social network, but as a collaboration hub. A collaboration hub is software that influences the way teams work together, said Darren Chait, co-founder and COO of connected meeting notes software company Hugo.
HubSpot Marketplace updated to get free CRM users to buy apps
September 6, 2019
HubSpot introduces new features to marketing automation and CRM platform, and revamps its apps marketplace in hopes of driving revenue from newfound free-CRM customers. "Discoverability is critical to us -- so any effort a marketplace provides is critical -- we'll take the leads," said Darren Chait, cofounder and COO of Hugo, a San Francisco-based SaaS vendor of a meeting-notes sharing tool.
Inbound 2019: The Idea Meritocracy - Your Secret Weapon to Making Better Decisions Faster
September 4, 2019
Darren recently spoke at Hubspot's annual Inbound event in Boston with an audience of 27,000. He spoke about the Idea Meritocracy and how the best teams make decisions.
Hugo included in 2019 Constellation ShortList™ Augmented Meeting Services
August 14, 2019
Despite all their challenges, meetings - both in person and online - remain one of the most important components of teamwork. They enable people to discuss ideas, make decisions, and build relationships. Unfortunately, meetings are still so plagued with problems. Hugo was again included in this year's short list along with seven others.
Are Your Team's Tools Hindering Gender Equity?
August 8, 2019
As co-founders of a tech company in 2019, it's easier than ever to talk about differences in the experience of women and gender minorities compared to men in tech. Fueled by recent changes in the cultural climate (such as #MeToo), what was once an unspoken issue is now at the forefront, more than ever. Hugo's Darren Chait shared their views on the impact of team tools on achieving gender equity.
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.
Escape Velocity – Episode 7 – Darren Chait at Hugo
August 1, 2019
In this episode of Escape Velocity, I sit down with Darren Chait, co-founder and COO of Hugo – a meeting note platform that enables fast-moving teams to make meeting insights shareable and actionable in their existing tools.
Marie Kondo’s 6 Rules for Tidying Will Transform Your Meetings at Work
July 31, 2019
Hugo's Rob Lennon wrote for Thrive Global on how meetings CAN spark joy.
Interview with B2BNXT
July 1, 2019
A core problem with meetings is what happens AFTER the meeting. Distributing minutes, archiving meeting documents, checking for action, all are done in an inefficient way that makes meetings fail. After a meeting… who needs to know what, and what are the action items? Josh Lowy, Co-founder of Hugo talked to us about how meetings can be better organized through the Hugo software.
Up-and-coming start-ups: Hugo opens for Trudeau at Collision ‘19
May 31, 2019
Hugo was honored to be first on stage before 29,000 people at Collision 2019 in Toronto. Collision is often described as North America's fastest-growing tech conference. At the very beginning — before keynotes from Justin Trudeau, Ev Williams (Medium founder), Seth Rogan, Ryan Holmes (Hootsuite founder), Tobias Lütke (Shopify CEO), and Joseph Gordon-Levitt — we had the supreme privilege of being the first of a handful of up-and-coming startups that got to share what we did with the crowd.
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.