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Humu is a behavioral change company, focused on people science, product design, engineering, and management to improve working lives of employees. 

TypePrivate
Founded2017
HQMountain View, US
Websitehumu.com

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Employees (est.) (May 2019)50(+9%)
Job Openings7

Key People/Management at Humu

Laszlo Bock

Laszlo Bock

CEO, Co-Founder
Wayne Crosby

Wayne Crosby

Co-Founder, Chief Product Officer
Jessie Wisdom

Jessie Wisdom

Co-Founder, Director of People Operations
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Humu Office Locations

Humu has an office in Mountain View
Mountain View, US (HQ)
153 Castro St
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Humu Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2017

Humu total Funding

$40.6 m

Humu latest funding size

$30 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Humu investors

Humu's latest funding round in May 2018 was reported to be $30 m. In total, Humu has raised $40.6 m
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Humu Online and Social Media Presence

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Humu News and Updates

This musical pillow lies between headphones and speakers, and it’s kind of a trip

Pillows haven’t fundamentally changed much over the millenia. They’re soft, squishy things you put your head on. But do you know what pillows have been missing? Sound.  Fret no more, for the $300 Flexound Humu solves this glaring omission. Fully funded on Indiegogo and expected to ship in September,…

Google's former HR exec has a new startup — and he wants to hire people with 2 research-backed traits

Google's former HR head, Laszlo Bock, along with two other ex-Googlers, recently launched a startup called Humu. The company's goal is to make work better for people in a range of industries. Bock said that, when hiring, Humu looks for people who display conscientiousness and altruism. Research su…

The secret to Laszlo Bock’s Humu startup is emotional labor

If you’ve ever tidied up the office break room, organized a Secret Santa gift exchange, or counseled a distraught colleague, you’ve performed emotional labor at…

Humu Blogs

What’s New with Humu—May 2019 Edition

What should you do when you’re stressed at work, but have little control over the underlying stressor? Our team is familiar with the normal ups and downs that occur at a rapidly growing startup. It helps that we’re an incredibly supportive group, but we also successfully navigate it all by practicin…

Humu Turns Two: To Celebrate Your Culture, Let the Team Take Over

On May 1st, a momentous thing happened… Humu turned two! To celebrate how far Humu has come—as a company, as a product, and as a team—we took to the Santa Cruz mountains for a day of cooking, collaborating, and competing. Even better, the whole event was self-planned.

Can a bad manager make you like your job… more?

When we dug into real organizational data, we found that in some cases, having a bad manager can actually make you more likely to stay at your job. How is that possible?

What’s New with Humu—April 2019 Edition

While 24/7 happiness isn’t possible, here are five tiny tweaks to increase the positive emotions you experience, help you feel more passionate about your job, and feel a sense of belonging at work.

On the ‘Muve: Our new office

We moved! To show you our new space—and the thought that went into designing it—we asked the team to share their favorite things about our new digs.

Why Happiness Wins

At Humu, the thing we get asked about the most—by our partners, new hires, and the occasional person on the street—is happiness. The post Why Happiness Wins appeared first on Humu.
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Humu Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Humu founded?

    Humu was founded in 2017.

  • Who are Humu key executives?

    Humu's key executives are Laszlo Bock, Wayne Crosby and Jessie Wisdom.

  • How many employees does Humu have?

    Humu has 50 employees.

  • Who are Humu competitors?

    Competitors of Humu include Scoutible, Spire Technologies and Playment.

  • Where is Humu headquarters?

    Humu headquarters is located at 153 Castro St, Mountain View.

  • Where are Humu offices?

    Humu has an office in Mountain View.

  • How many offices does Humu have?

    Humu has 1 office.