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Diversity & Inclusion at Wattpad 2018 - Building a Company for Everyone

August 23, 2018

By Seema Lakhani, Wattpad’s Head of Product and Head of Wattpad Labs2018 has been a year of challenge and (some) change for the diversity movement in tech. The struggles of minority groups in the industry are finally a mainstream conversation, even ...

My First Week At Wattpad by Andie Rosenbaum-Meade

May 31, 2018

I started at Wattpad very close to the Winter holidays, and the first thing that struck me about the company was the strong sense of community that is so deeply embedded at HQ, extending to user’s of Wattpad and Tap. After a flurry of new ...

My First Year At Wattpad-Rebecca Sands

May 22, 2018

Looking back at my first year at Wattpad, I am amazed at all the memories packed into just 12 months. You truly never know what you are going to get from one day to the next at Wattpad, which—I have to admit—is one the reasons I love working here so ...

Measuring Diversity: How Wattpad is Approaching Employee Diversity Head-on

August 08, 2017

The following post comes from Allen Lau, Wattpad's co-founder and CEO.I often say that building Wattpad in Toronto was the best decision I ever made. Since our early days, more than 10 years ago, our community of story-lovers has been international ...

Building a positive community

October 19, 2015

This post is brought to you by Wattpad Co-Founder and CEO Allen Lau.Community is at the heart of Wattpad. It’s the environment and atmosphere that welcomes you as you start socializing. Numerous tech companies think they’re building online ...

Sprouting Emergent Behaviour

June 08, 2015

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Hackday Culture at Wattpad

May 12, 2015

Hack Friday ...