Community

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Successful Founders Understand the Value of Community
Small Business - Big Impact

Successful Founders Understand the Value of Community

A network requires a concerted effort, but is well worth it
Jeff Harbach
How Mark Zuckerberg's Vision Has Changed Since Facebook Went Public
Mark Zuckerberg

How Mark Zuckerberg's Vision Has Changed Since Facebook Went Public

Based on the contents of an open letter titled 'Building Global Community,' civic engagement is at the top of the CEO's mind.
Nina Zipkin
9 Ways You Can Build a Strong Franchise Community
Franchises

9 Ways You Can Build a Strong Franchise Community

You need a strong network of people all working hard to make your franchise a success. Find out what you can do to inspire those people.
Rick Grossmann
Why Coworking Isn't Just a Rented Desk
Coworking

Why Coworking Isn't Just a Rented Desk

Here's why community, not being "hip" matters.
Jason Saltzman
4 Qualities That Make for a Great Startup City
Starting a Business

4 Qualities That Make for a Great Startup City

All across America there are cities eager for the energy that entrepreneurs have in abundance.
Ted Devine
4 Strategies for Building Your Community Instead of Just a Network
Networking

4 Strategies for Building Your Community Instead of Just a Network

Networking is antiquated. A community is more resilient and self-reinforcing for its effect on you and others. Try it.
Jon Levy
What Driving for Lyft Taught Me About Community and the Sharing Economy
Sharing Economy

What Driving for Lyft Taught Me About Community and the Sharing Economy

Making a human connection is as important as making a living. There is a new economy emerging that combines the two.
Shayna Smilovitz
3 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Use Their Community to Grow Their Business
Startup Anywhere

3 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Use Their Community to Grow Their Business

A local network is a great resource to help founders propel their business, if they use it is correctly.
Andrea Huspeni
3 Ways Small Businesses Can Profit from Local Outreach
Community

3 Ways Small Businesses Can Profit from Local Outreach

Developing a community outreach program is an excellent way to gain local traction and enhance visibility without breaking the bank.
What Businesses Are Doing on Giving Tuesday
Community

What Businesses Are Doing on Giving Tuesday

These seven companies have created methods of giving back that also boost business.
Rose Leadem
The 5 Ways People Can Build a Thriving Startup World in Their Community
Community

The 5 Ways People Can Build a Thriving Startup World in Their Community

Cities take time to become great, but one person or organization can be an inflection point.
Ashley Larson
How Entrepreneurs Can Succeed Outside of Silicon Valley
Startups

How Entrepreneurs Can Succeed Outside of Silicon Valley

With startups popping up all over the U.S., here is how to make the most of your local community.
Andrea Huspeni
6 Ways to Grow a Startup Community in Your Own Backyard
Community

6 Ways to Grow a Startup Community in Your Own Backyard

Great ideas and great companies can and should start anywhere. Here are some ways local leaders can foster thriving startup communities.
Emma Peck
4 Ways to Thrive as an Entrepreneur Outside the Valley
Entrepreneurs

4 Ways to Thrive as an Entrepreneur Outside the Valley

You don't need to be a founder in Silicon Valley to make it. Here are four ways entrepreneurs can take advantage of the growing resources of their startup community.
Brian Ardinger

When it comes to entrepreneurship, community can make or break a business. Not only do entrepreneurs need to build a close community to other professionals around them, but they need to build a loyal, online and sometimes global community of customers as well.

Another definition of community comes from businesses working to make the area around them a better place, which many companies strive to do.