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Impact Entrepreneurship - Take a Deep Breath - Opening up About Mental Health

Mental health has been raking in headlines in 2020. And not just because of the pandemic, which does
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Mental health has been raking in headlines in 2020. And not just because of the pandemic, which does seem to have made it more acceptable to open up about the state of our mental health, but also because the digitisation of health and the availability of applications to monitor ourselves and help us act early. However, it is not all roses; what about user privacy?
Employers have an important role to play as offices reopen and new ways of working emerge. Leaders have to be well equipped to adapt and cope with the collective trauma that will emerge from this crisis.
As always, we would like to bring a critical note as well. How are startups finding innovative ways to help us take better care of our people: our families, our colleagues, our neighbours, our communities?
Stay healthy,
Yonca & Tina

As offices reopen, employers face a surge in mental health issues | WIRED UK

Machines can spot mental health issues—if you hand over your personal data | MIT Technology Review

Mental health at startups is likely to get worse before it gets better | Sifted

8 Ways Managers Can Support Employees’ Mental Health

Develop Your Self-Awareness at Work | The Team Rebuilding Toolkit

A wave of therapy apps is shaping how China’s rising middle class see themselves and the world - Rest of World

As we recover from COVID-19, we recognise the incredibly important role our communities have played in ensuring people have food, emotional support, and social connection during lockdown. 
Techstars Startup Digest Impact Entrepreneurship is curated by:
Yonca Braeckman Yonca Braeckman - Founder Impact Shakers
yonca.braeckman@startupdigestmail.com
Cristina Almeida Cristina Almeida - Head of Communications at MAZE
cristina.almeida@startupdigestmail.com
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