Richard White, the founder and CEO of online rental viewings and digital tenancy processing company Goodlord is about to leave the company, it has been reported.The news comes just a day after it was announced Goodlord has let 40 of its employees go, reducing its headcount down to 96 from 136.31-year-old Richard, who is both a director and company secretary of Oh Goodlord Ltd, started out in the property industry as a Foxtons negotiator before moving to lettings company Capital Living.He then founded and helped raise £2m in start-up cash plus a further £7.2 million in March last year.At the time Richard told The Negotiator that he would be spending the extra cash on expanding the company’s headcount, and that Goodlord had signed up several big names to its service including Strutt & Parker.The company currently says its has 365,000 landlords and tenants who have used its service, and processed 151,000 tenancies.But Goodlord’s management would appear to have taken it in a new direction following the reduction in staff this week.Richard White’s reported imminent departure has been predicted on website Techcrunch, which also says Goodlord’s CTO Andrew Done may also be leaving the company.Following the departure of 40 staff, Goodlord has released a statement saying it wanted to reduce the size of its sales and marketing teams “to focus on scaling effectively and efficiently” and is ”putting more focus on bringing out new features and automation functionality to the platform.”“Our customers will see the effects of this focus almost immediately with new features and services being released as soon as the end of the month”, the company says.goodlord Richard White techcrunch January 10, 2018Nigel LewisWhat’s your opinion? Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.Please note: This is a site for professional discussion. Comments will carry your full name and company.This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.Related articles Letting agent fined £11,500 over unlicenced rent-to-rent HMO3rd May 2021 BREAKING: Evictions paperwork must now include ‘breathing space’ scheme details30th April 2021 City dwellers most satisfied with where they live30th April 2021 Home » News » Does yesterday’s Goodlord staff clearout include its CEO? previous nextProptechDoes yesterday’s Goodlord staff clearout include its CEO?Co-founder Richard White may be about to leave the company as it focuses more on tech, not sales and marketing.Nigel Lewis10th January 201801,711 Views
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in September 10th, after the great publicity through the drama "startling step by step" official landing Hunan TV, and on the same day 22:00-24:00 two sets lianbo. In accordance with the promotion program, the play a number of well-known domestic video sites for video broadcast. But the reporter found that in the specified, after the television premiere before this time playing video sites in multiple sites to hang out their exclusive video, click into the video found are false, it is advertisement. The audience did not spend time and cost to enjoy the visual feast, fake video sites but make use of the time difference earned pours.
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this year’s drama market can be described as continuous through. Following the "Palace" after another palace through the big drama "startling step by step" rush to meet with the audience in the evening of the mid autumn festival. According to the reporter, according to television and video sites signed the contract, the video site started broadcasting in the premiere "startling step by step after 24 hours".
reporter observed, from the beginning of September 10th 22 to September 11, 22 pm until this time, journalists use Baidu and other well-known search sites of "" startling step by step video search, indeed found to a large number of video links, but click on that show and TV advertisement does not have any relationship.
"grab in front of a cooperative video playback line, which is a common phenomenon in the industry." In this regard, many people see the website. But because of the close association with the CTR website advertising revenue, so grab the hit TV series video click rate has become a small website survival lifeline.
"if your click rate is high, you can not only pull ads, you can also join the big site advertising alliance." In this regard, an industry source told reporters. He also said that the audience every time, the business will pay a few cents. If the click rate of 10 million times a day, these sites will receive hundreds of thousands of dollars in income.
as of press time, the statistical results of Youku index shows that the "startling step by step the video site in" TV series CTR, the play also ranked in the search list. The data show LETV, "new My Fair Princess" on its website playback volume reached 500 million times, "" startling step by step on the line in the first week playback volume has reached 18 million, the total amount of playing "new My Fair Princess" is expected to break the record. Tudou.com data also show that as of September 13th 3 pm, which is "startling step by step" video site on the line for third days, the total playback volume has more than 17 million 340 thousand times. Accordingly, in the "TV Premiere" startling step by step, after the video website broadcast before 24 hours, network users of fake video hits alarmingly high.
is not only a TV show, according to readers, earlier in the palace