Behind the Scenes

We’re taking you on our start-up journey where we’ll voice our thoughts, explain the start-up lessons we’ve learnt, discuss growth hacking, startup marketing tips and related tech startup topics and tips.

10 Tips for Better People Management

10 Tips for Better People Management

In order to successfully run a business, you need to be adept at managing your people. This is because, in a lot of businesses, you need a team to get things done. Poor management can make or break a business. In this article we discuss tips you can use to get better...

Ways to Maintain the Mental Health of Your Employees

Ways to Maintain the Mental Health of Your Employees

Maintaining the mental health of your employees may seem like an easy task, but it can actually be quite challenging if your company hasn’t set up any regulations that would allow for such maintenance. Luckily, there is a number of tactics to use to maintain your...

Our Startup Story: 2017 Review by the Numbers

Our Startup Story: 2017 Review by the Numbers

We've had another fantastic year at 6Q, and want to thank you for your part in our journey. In this inaugural wrap up post, we cover what worked and what didn't, and set some goals for the year ahead. It is easy to move on with the new year without reflection, and...

How We Encourage Diversity and Equality in Our Content Marketing

How We Encourage Diversity and Equality in Our Content Marketing

I’ve always been a strong advocate of diversity and equality, and I often ask myself what can I do to ensure our content marketing reflects this? This article outlines our process and thoughts, which we hope encourages discussion and awareness. If you’ve followed this...

Startup Model Success: Scratching Your Own Itch

Startup Model Success: Scratching Your Own Itch

There are benefits and pitfalls to the startup model of 'scratching your own itch'. In this, I talk about why 6Q was born from scratching our own itch, and why we’re happy that we did take the risk it was only ours (and how we actually avoided that). The startup...

16 SaaS Tools We Use to Grow Our Startup

16 SaaS Tools We Use to Grow Our Startup

It's always fascinating to see what different tools startups use to manage their business or growth. We list 16 products we use to manage our startup, and what we use them for. As a Software as a Service (SaaS) business, we embrace similar SaaS tools and products to...

Bad Boss Behaviour Made My Startup

Bad Boss Behaviour Made My Startup

I would like to personally thank all the bosses I've had in my career for leading me to building a great culture in my own company, which subsequently produced 6Q as a result. Let me explain. I've been out of school now for 30 years (wow, that makes me feel OLD!)....