August Tech Stack

Alix Zacharias
Oct 27, 2017 · 5 min read

  • Reasons we love it:
    - Easy to understand and use platforms
    - Email aliases
    - Group emails
    - Document sharing with anyone
    - Collaborate in the same document at the same time with other people
  • Reasons we love it:
    - Continuous conversations (channels) for internal teams, client teams, and 1-to-1
    - Integrations — Google Calendar/Drive, Trello, HelloSign and Zoom
    - Multiple user types — full access, multi-channel access, and single channel access
    - *NEW* Slack team-to-team integration
  • Reasons we love it:
    - Integrated scheduling tool in emails
    - Storage tool for saving and sharing email templates
    - Easy link for sharing emails on all platforms (e.g. slack, trello, texts)
  • Reasons we love it:
    - Google user/team integration
    - Simple, no-fuss platform that enables you to make it completely your own
    - Cards — labels, tag members, add attachments, recurring, and due dates
    - Boards — invite anyone (including external), filter by label or member
    - Add extensions/integrations via ‘power-ups’ to boards
    - Copy card with checklists are great for creating template cards (e.g. onboarding, weekly office items, etc.)
  • Reasons we love it:
    - Google user integration
    - Simple and visually pleasing platform
    - Ability to individually sign, sign with others or have others sign
    - Easy to upload docs from multiple sources , including Drive
    - Integration with Gmail to sign directly from any gmail attachment
    - Create templates, and share with your team, for regularly used docs
  • Reasons we love it:
    - Connect from any operating system with an quick link or phone number
    - Record meetings for people that can’t make it
    - Screen share during meetings
    - Chat option during zoom and host control over other participants mics
    - A Zoom Scheduler plugin that works with Google Calendar
  • Reasons we love it:
    - Simple, flat fee, pricing structure
    - Low entry number of employees to participate in benefits
    - Fantastic user experience (a major win compared to other PEO sites)
    - Benefit options include: Health, Dental & Vision, FSA, One Medical
    - 401K Savings Plan options
    - Continually expanding the benefits options
    - Solid support via email and phone
  • Reasons we love it:
    - Easy to use platform, both through their desktop app and online
    - Sections and icons are clearly identified throughout the platform
    - Invoices — customizable, simple, with email templates attached
    - Quickly attach billable expenses and receipts to invoices
    - Reporting features are great for sharing out with your team
  • Reasons we love it:
    - Digital expense reporting
    - Integrates with QuickBooks Online
    - Integrates with our business credit card vendor (Chase)
    - 1-click reimbursement
  • Reasons we love it:
    - Professional-grade materials
    - Everything is customizable
    - Easy to use & fast delivery
    - Affordable

21st Century Organizational Development

August’s efforts to understand how the Future of Work, works

    Alix Zacharias

    Written by

    Founding Team Member @augustpublic

    21st Century Organizational Development

    August’s efforts to understand how the Future of Work, works