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LLMs come to workplace morale monitoring, as Loopin raises .9M for its platform

LLMs come to workplace morale monitoring, as Loopin raises $1.9M for its platform

There have been several startup attempts to measure staff morale, some more halting that others. We reported on Plasticity Labs back in 2014, though their web site seems no longer functioning. Officevibe appeared around the same kind’ve era. More recently out of the UK, WorkBuzz has raised £2.3M. And Spill ($3.5M) is a startup that offers a message-based therapy app to help improve workplace well-being. But now a Bristol-based, UK startup hopes to make waves in the ‘workplace measurement’ space, and it plans to use the rocket fuel of Generative AI. Employing a combination of Open AI’s ChaptGPT, combined with its own proprietary coaching platform for staff well-being, Loopin hopes to break out from the rest of the field. Now, it might be easy at this point to shrug at yet another startup pulling an Open AI API. But this is not your average startup. The two founders are battle-hardened, former Royal Marine Commandos, Ben Williams and Antony Thompson. After leaving the armed forces, Ben went into coaching leadership teams at corporates, including the England …