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Here's What Brands Can Learn From Hillary's Grassroots 'Differentiator'
Behind the Brand

Here's What Brands Can Learn From Hillary's Grassroots 'Differentiator'

How political campaigns find and energize volunteers is a model for finding brand evangelists from among your best customers.
Brent Messenger
4 Ways Entrepreneurs Earn Huge ROI Investing In Their Community
Make More Happen

4 Ways Entrepreneurs Earn Huge ROI Investing In Their Community

Relationship capital is the foundation of investment capital.
Stephen Tang
Billions of Smartphone Users and I Wasn't One of Them
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Billions of Smartphone Users and I Wasn't One of Them

Quadriplegic entrepreneur spearheads efforts to develop smartphone and other devices for people with physical limitations.
Giora Livne
5 Tips for Building an Online Community for Your Business
Online Marketing

5 Tips for Building an Online Community for Your Business

Building a strong online community will foster customer loyalty and generate greater sales.
Zach Halmstad
Ousted Reddit Employees Form a Rival, Less Toxic Community Site
Competition

Ousted Reddit Employees Form a Rival, Less Toxic Community Site

It's the latest example of staffers who were let go or quit but believe they can do it better.
Nina Zipkin
BaubleBar Co-Founders Amy Jain and Daniella Yacobovsky on the Importance of Relying on Your Community
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BaubleBar Co-Founders Amy Jain and Daniella Yacobovsky on the Importance of Relying on Your Community

The longtime friends explain how the camaraderie and inspiration of their fellow entrepreneurs is a wellspring of motivation.
Nina Zipkin
Social Media Connects Our Spirit And Our Work
Social Media

Social Media Connects Our Spirit And Our Work

It's never been easier to embrace and share your spirituality thanks to social media.
Sandi Krakowski
Geek Icon, Actor and Entrepreneur Felicia Day on Why Enthusiasm Will Always Win the Day
Creativity

Geek Icon, Actor and Entrepreneur Felicia Day on Why Enthusiasm Will Always Win the Day

The founder of Geek and Sundry talks to Entrepreneur about how to parlay your passion into a business.
Nina Zipkin
How This Franchisee Is Giving Hope -- and Jobs -- to the Disabled Community
Franchisees

How This Franchisee Is Giving Hope -- and Jobs -- to the Disabled Community

Disabled people make great employees. That's why this Tim Hortons owner keeps hiring them.
The 'Entrepreneur's Obligation': Investing in Your Startup Ecosystem
Community building

The 'Entrepreneur's Obligation': Investing in Your Startup Ecosystem

Helping local small businesses isn't just the right thing to do. It's good for business.
Kelsey Meyer
3 Ways Businesses Can Profit From Local Outreach
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3 Ways Businesses Can Profit From Local Outreach

A community outreach program can help your business gain local traction and visibility without a huge investment.
Jana Barrett
California's Minimum Wage Hike Puts Business Community at Risk
Minimum Wage

California's Minimum Wage Hike Puts Business Community at Risk

With a $15-an-hour wage, lawmakers in the Golden State tell business owners, 'Go east, young man.'
Ray Hennessey
Kickstarter Makes First Acquisition, Saves Independent Music Community Drip From Closing
Kickstarter

Kickstarter Makes First Acquisition, Saves Independent Music Community Drip From Closing

Terms of the deal weren't disclosed, but it was a lifesaver for Drip, which just a few weeks back announced it had to shut its doors.
Catherine Clifford
Product Hunt Is the Latest Darling of the Startup World, Despite Grumbles About Transparency
Entrepreneurs

Product Hunt Is the Latest Darling of the Startup World, Despite Grumbles About Transparency

Founder Ryan Hoover explains that the camaraderie of the community is what sets the startup platform apart and allows startups to excel.
Nina Zipkin

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.