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5 Ways Niche Brands Can Build a Massive Community
Marketing

5 Ways Niche Brands Can Build a Massive Community

Unlike large companies with many stakeholders, a focused entrepreneur in a niche market has a leg up in building community by virtue of their common bond around a narrow topic.
Jennifer Dopazo
How a Real Estate Investor Built a Thriving Social Network of 250K Users
Grow Your Business

How a Real Estate Investor Built a Thriving Social Network of 250K Users

The founder of BiggerPockets pushed the site to become a top resource with these three lessons.
Eric Siu
5 Software Platforms That Host Online Communities
Community

5 Software Platforms That Host Online Communities

A successful online community provides excellent content and a user experience that encourages frequent return visits.
Jonathan Long
How Your Business Can Build Lasting Partnerships With Nonprofits
Partnerships

How Your Business Can Build Lasting Partnerships With Nonprofits

Building a long-term partnership with a nonprofit can be great for your business and the community but a lasting, meaningful alliance can't be bought with a large check.
Jason Kulpa
5 Business Lessons from Non-Business Books
Books

5 Business Lessons from Non-Business Books

Important lessons about life and business are there for the learning in the great novels they made you read as a kid.
Star Cunningham
The Roots of This Family Business Reach Back to the Original Popcorn Machine
Family Businesses

The Roots of This Family Business Reach Back to the Original Popcorn Machine

The Cretor family has been in the snack business well over a hundred years and is reasing a new generation to continue the legacy.
Daphne Mallory
To Help Your Startup Succeed, Invest in Your City
Community

To Help Your Startup Succeed, Invest in Your City

Here are a few tips to help support and strengthen the existing startup space in your community.
Jason Kulpa
Steve Case: 'The Team You Build Will Define the Company You Build'
If I Knew Then

Steve Case: 'The Team You Build Will Define the Company You Build'

The co-founder and former CEO of AOL believes success is found through collaboration.
Nina Zipkin
6 Selling Points About Working for a Small Startup
Hiring

6 Selling Points About Working for a Small Startup

Your fledging company can compete for the best employees by marketing its newness to its advantage.
Josh Steimle
4 Ways Your Company Benefits From Giving Back
Philanthropy

4 Ways Your Company Benefits From Giving Back

Using profits to improve the community that hosts your company doesn't hurt the bottom line, it helps immeasurably.
John Boitnott
Community

7 Lessons for Building Powerful Networking Communities

The best networking strategy is to think first of what you have to offer.
John Rampton
How Knowing Yourself Leads to More Productivity and Efficiency
Productivity

How Knowing Yourself Leads to More Productivity and Efficiency

The problem with many plans is that they depend on your changing your life to match what someone else says will work, rather than your understanding yourself well and deciding to budget your time accordingly.
Kate Swoboda
Has Your Company's Charitable Giving Become an Empty Ritual?
Charity

Has Your Company's Charitable Giving Become an Empty Ritual?

Contributing to the community can energize employees and build ties in a myriad of directions.
Brian Fielkow
In Ecommerce Push, Tumblr Adds 'Buy,' 'Browse' Buttons
Ecommerce

In Ecommerce Push, Tumblr Adds 'Buy,' 'Browse' Buttons

The growing social platform has added action buttons to posts from four partners, including Etsy and Kickstarter.
Nina Zipkin