Connect around the watercooler, anywhere Connect serendipitously for virtual coffee, peer learning, DEI discussions, and more.We all need friends at work. Having authentic relationships with our colleagues makes us more productive, 7x more engaged, and increases our happiness as much as a $100,000 raise [*].Over 15,000 teams like Okta, Betterment, Gitlab, Zapier, and InVision have used Donut to make 6+ million connections among teammates across departments, office locations, and continents.Donut introduces people who don’t know each other well on teams of all sizes via direct messages, and encourages them to meet in person or virtually for a variety of purposes: • Social + watercooler: facilitate daily conversation prompts in channel, virtual coffee meetups, CEO coffee lotteries, and lunch roulette • Remote or hybrid employees: create remote team lunches, daily donut meetings, and cross-department introductions • Learning: run peer mentorship programs, code review pals, and sales demo buddies • DEI + ERGs: organize discussion groups on diversity, equity, and inclusion and support employee resource groups • New hires: connect new hires through onboarding buddies, new hire lunches, or job shadowingIt’s easy to launch new Donut channels in Slack. Browse our library of templates to discover new use cases, or create a custom channel with features that allow you to::pencil2: Customize your group size, frequency, and introduction message :snowflake: Break the ice with conversation starters in channels or DMs :potable_water: Prompt discussion in Slack channels with Watercooler topics :speech_balloon: Automatically welcome new teammates and invite them to join your Donut channel(s) :calendar: Schedule meetings seamlessly via Slack using our Google Calendar and MS Outlook integrations:cinema: Easily launch virtual meetups with Zoom, Google Meet, and MS Teams video integrations:hammer_and_wrench: Pair across groups (introduce marketing to engineering) or launch a lottery :dart: Make getting to know your colleagues fun with interactive features like Selfie Contest, Compliments, Conversation Starters, and Favorite Things:bar_chart: Get detailed reporting on the connections your team is makingLearn more about how teams use Donut to make connections and increase collaboration →Need a hand? Give us a shout at email@example.com and we’d be delighted to help.[*]
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Donut takes data security and privacy very seriously. Data is stored as long as Donut is installed on your workspace. You can request the removal of your data at any time by making a request to firstname.lastname@example.org. We always strive to collect and retain the minimum data necessary for the app to function.
Data archiving and removal policy
You can submit a request to have your data deleted at any time after removing Donut from your workspace. Send your request to email@example.com and your data will be deleted within 30 days. All data backups are deleted within 4 weeks.
Data storage policy
Data is stored durably and securely using Heroku Postgres, and daily backups are provided by Heroku PGBackups. All data is encrypted in transit with HTTPS over SSL (TLS 1.3), and at rest with AES-256, block-level storage encryption. All data is stored in the US.
To delete your data please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your request at any time after removing Donut from your workspace. We will delete your data within 30 days from the date of the request.
While this app may offer HIPAA compliance, Slack does not have a business associate agreement with any third-party application providers, including those in the Slack App Directory, so you are responsible for validating the provider's compliance and executing an appropriate agreement before enabling.
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Supports Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)