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This Startup Launched Without Titles or a Traditional Business Structure. Here's What It's Doing Now.

There's a right way to make a change.

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This story appears in the November 2016 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe »

Tracy Young and her cofounders knew the construction and computer engineering, but they didn't know squat about organizational management. So when they launched their , PlanGrid, which digitizes blueprints, they "decided to run PlanGrid with no titles and a flat management . We were just going to build this business together," says Young. That worked fine for a while, but then…

Cody Pickens
Tracy Young at PlanGrid’s San Francisco headquarters.

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