Christopher Wink, Author at Technical.ly

Christopher Wink

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Christopher Wink is a Cofounder, Chief Executive Officer and Publisher of Technical.ly, the local technology news network. In that capacity, he is a co-organizer of Philly Tech Week, Baltimore Innovation Week, Delaware Innovation Week and other events that bring smart people together. Previously, Wink worked for a homeless advocacy nonprofit and was a freelance reporter for a variety of publications. He writes regularly about news innovation and best business practices on his personal blog here and curates a personal monthly newsletter of ideas and links here. The bicycle commuter loves cities, urban politics and squabbling about neighborhood boundaries.

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Work is an activity, not a place company culture

Mar. 1, 2021 7:09 am

Work is an activity, not a place

Still, this philosophy ought not dissuade you from investing in place when it helps your employees. Check out Technical.ly’s latest Culture Builder newsletter.
Disclosure: Technically Media CEO Chris Wink is now an LP in RareBreed Ventures company culture

Feb. 25, 2021 7:01 am

Disclosure: Technically Media CEO Chris Wink is now an LP in RareBreed Ventures

The Technical.ly newsroom will continue to report on the underrepresented founder-focused venture capital firm, and its Maryland-based founding Managing Partner McKeever Conwell II. Wink does not oversee daily newsroom operations.
How the pandemic can have lasting change for working parents company culture

Feb. 22, 2021 9:58 am

How the pandemic can have lasting change for working parents

Remote-friendly workplaces and asynchronous work can make teams more productive, and be a powerful tool for retaining working parents. Check out Technical.ly’s latest Culture Builder newsletter.
What HR pros need to know about pay equity and loss aversion company culture

Feb. 15, 2021 12:14 pm

What HR pros need to know about pay equity and loss aversion

People ops professionals set compensation according to org performance, workplace equity and happiness. Technical.ly’s new Culture Builder newsletter examines why.
I wanted a story to launch a newsletter and all I got was a burglary company culture

Feb. 11, 2021 1:29 pm

I wanted a story to launch a newsletter and all I got was a burglary

Check out the first edition of Technical.ly’s new Culture Builder newsletter, featuring tips on growing powerful teams and dynamic workplaces. (Plus, this week only: larceny!)
Is a $15 federal minimum wage too high? It’s complicated civic

Feb. 9, 2021 9:25 am

Is a $15 federal minimum wage too high? It’s complicated

Biden has made a $15 federal minimum wage a policy stance. Economic theory is mixed on whether that would lead to job loss nationwide, but that theory has been wrong before.
Join Technical.ly’s Culture Builder newsletter for tips on growing powerful teams and dynamic workplaces company culture

Jan. 27, 2021 11:43 am

Join Technical.ly’s Culture Builder newsletter for tips on growing powerful teams and dynamic workplaces

Written weekly by Technically Media CEO Chris Wink, this newsletter will offer everything you need to know to invest in your organization’s people and culture.
Do coding bootcamps really diversify the tech workforce? professional development

Dec. 18, 2020 12:51 pm

Do coding bootcamps really diversify the tech workforce?

Coding bootcamps aren't "the" answer to diversifying the tech workforce. But they are one answer, says Nimit Maru, the cofounder and CEO of Fullstack Academy and its Grace Hopper Program, in the latest episode of The TWIJ Show.
How can I grow employee engagement and workplace resilience? company culture

Dec. 11, 2020 7:32 am

How can I grow employee engagement and workplace resilience?

"If you want employees who are more in, there's one simple thing to do: Pay more attention more frequently by saying, 'I see you for the best of you.'"
How is tech hiring changing? company culture

Nov. 25, 2020 12:28 pm

How is tech hiring changing?

Hiring strategies that employ AI and a focus on diversity are growing. Network and storytelling is not. Hear from Wodify Head of People Ali Farell in the latest episode of The TWIJ Show.

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