MAKE Newsletter

Update 24/5

Update 24/5

👉Updates YES!  We are incredibly happy with the new direction our company is taking. We are combining  the ART THERAPY wonders with the BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE techniques to increase emotional resilience, improving their wellbeing through CREATIVITY. 🌪️We are creating a movement🌪️ We want to put CREATIVITY as the new WELLBEING. We know that in places that have been hard hit by globalisation and automation, mental and emotional distress is a major problem affecting immensely people’s lives. 😔Their emotional literacy is precarious affecting not just their health but it becomes an obstacle to pursue a better education, a better job and more...

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Update 17/5

Update 17/5

So much has happened since our last newsletter (one week ago 😅). 1 trip to Sheffield 2 pitches 14 in-depth user interviews at Sheffield University 1 pivot 👉Updates 🔨We nailed it, finally! We are re-defining ourselves (again). MAKE is “Creative wellbeing” and we are so excited for what is coming. Creativity and Arts are at our core, it is so important to practice these two as part of our daily activities. According to the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Arts, Health and Wellbeing Inquiry Report:   The act of creation, and our appreciation of it, provides an individual experience that can...

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Update 10/5

Update 10/5

👉Updates ⚽Our next pitch is going to be where the first football team was born, Sheffield here we go! Sign up here to attend to our Show&Tell in Sheffield, May 14th 2pm-4pm at Terminal 2, Wharf St, Sheffield S2 5S.   💙This week, although short for the bank holiday, was full of learnings and ups & downs (more downs that ups). MAKE is on a mission to demystify “feeling emotional” associated to a negative connotation, and as the saying goes -start with yourself- so we want to share that were down and being on the entrepreneurial journey can be quite...

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Update 3/5

Update 3/5

👉Updates 🤩We are redefining ourselves. After having super insightful chats with our users, we realised that they explain MAKE as a service of different tools to build their emotion vocabulary. We decided to adopt their language, and we moved from “translating emotions into visual language” to “your emotional resilience toolkit”.   We want to introduce you to MAKE, your emotional resilience toolkit that help you build emotional resilience over time.   📣Shout out to the London School of Economics. We are elated to have secured a partnership with them. On top of that, we were granted 💰to fund a research...

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Update 20/4

Update 20/4

This week has flown away 🌪️ London is sunny☀️and tomorrow is Holiday 🌈  great reasons to enjoy the weather and being grateful. 👉Updates 1.- MAKE goes public.  Yesterday we had our second Show&Tell - a 3min presentation where we present our latest updates. These run on a fortnightly basis and all the 18 portfolio companies present. (great opportunity to get inspired by my uber intelligent peers and more importantly find ways to support us) We look forward to seeing you there; please register here 🙋 2.- MAKE is a company. April 12th, 2019 is our day and we are thrilled...

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