S4E2: Nick Rodrigues - why Showpo celebrate leavers not starters
The Momentum Life Project
Showpo is one of the fastest growing fashion e-commerce retailers in Australia and a true startup success story. In this episode Kerry D chats to Nick Rodrigues, the People & Culture Manager about all things culture, values and having rose on tap. In 2018 Showpo was awarded the highly coveted Australian Online Retailer of the Year Award, which sits comfortably among recent wins of Top Social Retailer and Best Marketing Initiative at the Power Retail All Star Bash. What started off with a laptop and two shelves of clothing is now an online global fashion empire, shipping to over 100 countries. Through being disruptive in the retail space and capitalising on the use of social media, Showpo now boasts a cult social following of over 3.3 million engaged followers collectively and has a team of over 120 across their Sydney HQ and Distribution Centre. Nick himself has spent the last seven years learning the best ways to grow and inspire people within organisations like Apple and startup Splend. He’s the driving force behind creating a high performing team based culture at Showpo and provides great insight into how culture is cultivated by focusing on output not hours, full transparency with open buffer boards and celebrating leavers not starters. To find out more about Showpo visit the website: showpo.com or check out insta: instagram.com/showpo or for more about founder Jane Lu: instagram.com/thelazyceo Plus: Facebook | You Tube | Pinterest | Snapchat @showposnaps And if you’d like to bring some performance magic to your organisation, check out themomentumarchitects.com and find out how we can help. ….because remember, global change starts with individual momentum
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