[STARTUPS 101]: Routine – Tasks, Notes & Calendar In One App



THE IDEA: What is the problem being solved by your startup / business?:

Professionals are constantly switching between apps to get things done: from todo lists, notes taking apps, project management and calendar. On top of losing focus, those busy people lose precious time and energy, often feeling like they are fighting against their own workflow.

THE FOUNDER’S STORY: When and how did you come up with the idea for the business?:

Julien Quintard became entrepreneur in 2010 by founding Infinit based on his research at the University of Cambridge. Infinit was acquired by Docker in 2016. A few years later, Julien Quintard became Managing Director at Techstars Paris.

WHO IS THE CUSTOMER: What is the typical profile of your target customer? Where would they be located?:

Busy professionals: CEOs, entrepreneurs, investors, executives & managers

LESSONS TO SHARE: What 3 key lessons from your startup journey you’d like to share with aspiring entrepreneurs?:

Routine is a desktop and mobile app that helps busy professionals be more efficient at work while staying in control of their time.

Through a single keyboard shortcut, Routine allows users to take notes, schedule meetings and very quickly capture things to do from anywhere (e.g Slack, WhatsApp, Gmail, Notion, Asana etc.) so as to complete them later.

Routine goes further by taking into account your time preferences (focus time, administrative work, team meetings etc.) so as to organize your time the way you want it!

With Routine, entrepreneurs, CEOs, investors, executives and managers around the world stay on top of things and accomplish more.

Location City: Paris, France

Website URL: http://routine.co

Number of Employees: 1-5

Company’s LinkedIN URL: https://www.linkedin.com/company/routine-co