👋 #31

Keeping our community of MAKErs informed.



Since this our last newsletter in 2019, we want to recap some of our achievements so far and our next steps for 2020. 

First of all, for the ones celebrating Christmas we want to wish you a merry Christmas full of joy surrounded by your loved ones. 

Also, happy new year and our best wishes for the coming one. 

🙌🏼2019 was a great year for us since it marks MAKE's start. After 6 months of our inception, we want to thank everyone who has believed in us and that keep supporting us through our journey. 

  • 250 filled out online surveys that feed our ongoing customer research 

  • 65 filled out online pre-assessments by our customers to have a tailored MAKE programme

  • 70 MAKER programmes delivered 

  • 20% of our investment secured

  • 1 finished growth programme at London & Partners 

  • 1 ongoing acceleration programme at Silicon Valley Bank 

  • 1 pilot in London and 1 in Mexico City. 

  • Shout-out to our new advisor Trang Chu.

  • A soft-launch at Imperial College London with 50 participants 

  • 1 podcast at Women in Tech in Los Angeles, California

👀2020 sneak peek: 

  • In January, MAKE will be part of the London & Partners panel discussion for their Mental Health Awareness Group

  • We partnered with Sven Molner, Director of MSc Marketing and Technology at Goldsmiths University to improve MAKE's customer experience 

  • 2 more pilots, one in London and one in NY with big Institutions

  • 3 scientific experiments to understand the impact in Wellbeing of our programmes


(We curate some interesting articles related to MAKE:creative wellbeing) 

🧘🏽‍♀️(Mindful apps) Buddhist apps, rather than curing the anxiety created by our smartphones, just make us more addicted to them and, in the end, even more stressed. (15 min read)

📄 5 Ways You Can Improve Your Mental Health and wellbeing (for all ages) (10 min read)

👁️🍬Encouraging positive imagery (know more about the image)