We’ve created a first-of-its-kind holistic founder capacity building program designed to support your founder cohort to achieve and sustain their ideal performance state.
Wellboard focuses on elevating your cohort's performance so you they have the capacity to generate business models, gain customer traction and secure or leverage investment. We provide the right skills, practices and support your start-up cohort needs to go the distance.
Why healthy start-ups require healthy founders
Seven in 10 entrepreneurs are touched by mental illness and one in three suffer depression. Depression is the number one cause of suicide.
HEALTHY FOUNDERS ARE THREE TIMES MORE PRODUCTIVE THAN UNHEALTHY FOUNDERS
"A lot of founders end up pretty depressed at one point or another. Often these companies don't survive these dark times". Sam Altman - Y-Combinator
THREE WEEKS PER PERSON PER YEAR TO BE GAINED BY REDUCING STRESS / MENTAL HEALTH CONCERNS
Founders are significantly predisposed to mental health conditions that are the precursor to burnout, company collapse and investment loss for investors.
90% OF START-UPS FAIL: IMPROVE QUALITY DEAL FLOW BY INCREASING THE RATE OF START-UP SUCCESS
Our approach runs in parallel with your founder capability acceleration program or
in conjunction with VC talent management / acquisition for scale-ups you invest in.
Founder evaluation / high performance audit
Program creation and curation
Identification of performance risk and success factors per founder
4 program modules:
Charge up, Vital signs,
Elevate, Coming Out
1 on 1 and group coaching pool
Founder evaluation and
next step objectives
Reflection and recreation
FOUNDER PROGRAM MODULES
Wellboard’s study of 3,000 executives has identified four key areas that can build physical, emotional, mental and spiritual capacity. These findings form our four modules and eleven masterclasses that will ensure your start-up thrives.
TARGET: CLARITY AND FOCUS
1. Vision and quality
2. Cognitive fitness
3. Boundaries for success
7/10 lack a set of key values
8/10 don’t have a clear vision
7/10 struggle to stay on target
TARGET: ENERGY AND RESILIENCE
4. Food and movement
5. Rituals for detachment
6. Techniques to harness resilience and encourage flow
7/10 are void of the energy they need to deliver
7/10 NEED more sleep
6/10 can’t engage their flow state ON DEMAND
7. Developing personal influence
8. Building confidence through bold action
9. Personal truth and
5/10 say they "can’t" more than "I can"
6/10 find it difficult to cope with adversity
10. Connection & reflection
11. Combating loneliness and isolation