Two things should be on everyone’s mind right now: physical and mental health.
While the Delta variant is on the minds of some, the news of Simone Biles withdrawing from the Tokyo Olympics is yet another reminder about the importance of our mental health. We touched upon this in our May newsletter (Naomi Osaka’s withdrawal), and we cannot stress enough: you are as good of a leader to others as you take care of and prioritize yourself. Oh, and if you want to criticize her, please review this flowchart.
Reminder: Having invested in Meru Health, Foundry Group underwrites a 12-week Digital Treatment Program for Depression, Anxiety, and Burnout for CEOs in our network. If you have not taken advantage of this and think this might be helpful to you, sign up here.
As always, below is a recap of the key CEO threads, Don’s corner, “perk of the week,” as well as a preview of what’s on tap.
Until then, be well and kind to one another (and yourself!)
Rena, Seth, Ryan, Moody, Jaclyn, Lindel, Brad, Lynch, Lena, Don, and Jordyn
Brad Feld hosted “A Fireside Chat” with Jeff Lawson, Co-Founder & CEO, Twilio and author of Ask Your Developer.
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The Scott Becker Podcast discussing The New Builders
by Seth Levine
The Economic Profession’s Artificial Narrative
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Tahmina Watson’s Podcast Tahmina Talks Immigration
by Brad Feld
Madeleine Grummet’s Podcast Human Cogs
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