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  • March 18, 2020

    Working From Home | Part 2: Etiquette

    We want everyone to feel included and heard. We all have a responsibility to create environments where we can all contribute best.

    Meetings

    As the meeting host/facilitator:

    Before: Make sure your technology is working for every participant PRIOR TO the meeting’s start time. Troubleshooting during a meeting creates delays and frustrations. Instruct virtual participants o...
  • March 18, 2020

    Working From Home | Part 1: Mindset

    Self-management, empathy for each other, and productivity are essential to the mindset of working in (and working with others in) a remote, distributed or work from home environment.

    Practice “remote hygiene” Regardless of whether one person, many persons or all persons are working from a distributed environment—responding in a timely manner, attending meetings on time, ending meetings ...
  • March 16, 2020

    We are OKGNtech | Meet Daryl

    A strong community can promote new ideas and ensure accountability. It can also act as motivation, support, and even provide a little friendly competition. The power of community is undeniable and the Okanagan tech community is no exception.

    Our community is strong and growing with record speed and maintaining a connection through a period of growth like this can be a challenge. Nobody ...

  • March 13, 2020

    OKGN Angel Summit 2020 | And The Winner Is...

    The investors have voted. The results are in. Kelowna-based Minga takes home the win. 

    After almost an hour of deliberation, the winner was announced and Jason Richards, founder of Minga took home the $155,000.00 prize. Minga is a school app designed to improve communication and build safe, amazing, and connected communities. 

    “In...

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