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Anti-Racism Guide for Founders
Approaching Tough Conversations as a Founder
How To: Choose a CEO Coach
How To: Diversity & Inclusion for Lost and Confused Startups
How To: Invest in Your Mental Health
How To: Build a Personal Board of Advisors
Navigating VC Relationships
Answers to Founder QuestionsView all Leadership audios »
What does the process of finding a co-founder look like?
Why is it important to build a diverse team?
VideosView all Leadership videos »
How do I find a CEO coach?
I'm nervous the board is going to fire me, what should I do?
What do I do if an employee seems burnt out?
What do I do if I'm burnt out?
What happens if one of my co-founders leaves early?
What should I do about an average performer?
VendorsView all Leadership vendors »
I partner with software engineering managers and executives to level up their leadership skills through courses, coaching and my engineering management program.
The Trevor Project
The Trevor Project is the world’s largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and Questioning) young people. The organization works to save young lives by providing support through free and confidential suicide prevention and crisis intervention programs on platforms where young people spend their time: our 24/7 phone lifeline, chat, text and soon-to-come integrations with social media platforms.
John Delmonaco is Senior Partner with RHR International, a firm of management psychologists who consult to senior executives. John focuses on driving the success of business strategy through developing individual executives, aligning talent around key business imperatives, and strengthening the effectiveness of executive teams. John conducts assessments, 360s, succession planning, and coaching. John comes recommended to Pillar by one of our Co-Founding Pillar CEOs.
Julie Engel, Ph.D. is an executive coach, organization development and team development consultant and facilitator working with executives and managers to be more resourceful, grounded and wise as they navigate the ever-changing, fast-moving, uncertain, challenging, and demanding circumstances of their work and the world.
and/now seeks to build a radical collective for revolutionary wellness and collective rising through the prism of racial justice and social healing. We are a growing collective of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion (DEI) and mental health practitioners that coach individuals, teams, leaders, and organizations. Our partnerships span industries, geography, roles, and communities.
Founder → Leader
Jaye Goldstein, who was previously on the Pillar VC/Petri team, offers leadership, management and communication coaching to biotech startups. She’s particularly passionate about supporting women and diverse founders.
Project Include’s mission is to give everyone a fair chance to succeed in tech. We are a non-profit that uses data and advocacy to accelerate diversity and inclusion solutions in the tech industry.
SoftwareView all Leadership softwares »
Loom is a video messaging tool that helps you get your message across through instantly shareable videos.Collaboration • Customer Support
Know Your Team
Know Your Team is software that helps managers become better leaders. You can use their tool to hold one-on-one meetings, get honest feedback, share progress, and build team rapport.Coaches & Leadership Training • Management Assessments & Training
Basecamp is a project management and internal communication tool for remote teams. The platform puts everything in one place: message boards, to-dos, group chat, file storage, and more.Collaboration • Leadership
Airtable is an easy-to-use online platform for creating and sharing relational databases. The user interface is simple, colorful, friendly, and allows anyone to spin up a database in minutes.Tech • Collaboration
Trello’s boards, lists, and cards enable you to organize and prioritize your projects with you and your team.Tech • Collaboration
Slack is a company collaboration tool that uses instant messaging to replace email.Tech • Collaboration
Hone has built a platform that is reimagining manager training with live online training that drives lasting behavior change. They are currently offering a 30-day free trial for your team.CEO Groups • Coaches & Leadership Training