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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
Why 'One-Pocket' Thinking Matters and How Startups Can Lead the Way
Startup Anywhere

Why 'One-Pocket' Thinking Matters and How Startups Can Lead the Way

More and more, entrepreneurs say it is important their work has a purpose beyond just a paycheck.
Ross Baird
The 4 C's Needed to Build a Strong Startup Community
Community

The 4 C's Needed to Build a Strong Startup Community

You may have startup activities in your city, but building a startup community is hard, intentional work.
Erik Mitisek
Don't Brush Them Aside: Nebraska Cities Are Building Burgeoning Startup Communities
Startup Anywhere

Don't Brush Them Aside: Nebraska Cities Are Building Burgeoning Startup Communities

Omaha and Lincoln may not be considered the typical entrepreneurial hubs but in the past few years, the Midwest cities have brought in millions for startups.
Ross Baird
4 Ways to Maximize Your Startup's Hometown Advantage
Startup Anywhere

4 Ways to Maximize Your Startup's Hometown Advantage

This is no time to be complacent, says Steve Case. Hustle and maximize every resource.
Linda Lacina
Join Entrepreneur on the Road This Week With Steve Case's 'Rise of the Rest'
Startup Anywhere

Join Entrepreneur on the Road This Week With Steve Case's 'Rise of the Rest'

We're joining this special bus tour for the first time. Follow Entrepreneur.com for stories about startups across the country leveraging every opportunity.
Linda Lacina
4 Ways to Use Your Local Community to Scale Your Business
Community

4 Ways to Use Your Local Community to Scale Your Business

After finding success in Denver, here is what we learned about how to tap into your community to expand your company.
Joshua Hanfling and Gordon Bronson

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.