Welcome to Jeff Fernandez's Home Page


Some select coverage & bylines



I was the first person to go to Harvard from my hometown in 34 years. Here's what I learned | LinkedIn NextWave

The One Leadership Quality Every Entrepreneur Must Possess | Fortune

Saastr Podcast #066: Jeff Fernandez Discusses Why CEOs Should Lead From the Heart & Walk the Sales Floor | SaaStr

“It’s the People.” How Grovo Became the Best Place to Work in NYC Tech | InternetWeek

How Intuitive CEOs Optimize for Evolution | 33Voices


Team Building

What Football Teaches About Building High-Performance Teams | Entrepreneur

3 ideas that will change how you think about your company’s culture | TheNextWeb

Grovo Earns #2 Spot On Fortune's Best Medium-Sized Workplaces List | Fortune

How to Solve 3 Problems that Hinder Your Company's Cultural Growth | FastCompany

What Cultivating a High-Performance Company Culture Means to 8 Business Leaders | Entrepreneur


WorkForce Development

Paycheck Or Purpose? Today's Employees Demand Both | Forbes

8 Must-Have Digital Skills for Today’s Workforce | Training Magazine

This Company Thinks it Can Improve Your Job Prospects in 60 Seconds |


Working with Millennials in the Office: 10 Tips | Inc Magazine

The Millennials: Empowering a Modern Workforce | SXSWState


Social Entrepreneurship

Grovo for Good Launches Grovo Grants to Promote 21st Century Skills Development | Social Entrepreneurship

Capital One and Grovo Launch the Future Edge Digital Literacy Challenge to Help Americans Nationwide Develop the Digital Skills Needed to Fill In-Demand Jobs | CapitalOne NewsRoom (video)


Passion & Inspiration

The top professionals 35 and under, surfaced by LinkedIn data (and more) | LinkedIn NextWave

Why I Built a Lean Learning Company | Medium

Upstart30: A close look at 30 innovative companies that are changing the world | CNN Money

Traction Watch: Grovo Is Growing 20 Percent Per Month | CIO



Grovo Raises $40M Series C to Reinvent Workplace Learning & Development | TechCrunch

This NYC Startup Raised $40M to Make America Smart Again | AlleyWatch

Grovo's Bite-Sized Learning Videos Attract $40 Million From VCs | Fortune

- Grovo Raises $15M More To Help Businesses Train Their Employees With Bite-Sized Videos | TechCrunch