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Ousted Reddit Employees Form a Rival, Less Toxic Community Site
Performance Ignited

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
Are You a Lone Wolf?
Radicals & Visionaries

Are You a Lone Wolf?

Consider how having a team might be helpful to you.
Lewis Howes
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
5 Ways to Become More Socially Responsible That Make Your Company Better
Radicals & Visionaries

5 Ways to Become More Socially Responsible That Make Your Company Better

A company gets more proficient and profitable when it is focused on the well being of everyone it touches.
John Rampton
Product Hunt Is the Latest Darling of the Startup World, Despite Grumbles About Transparency
Radicals & Visionaries

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
Community Is the Best Company Culture
Culture

Community Is the Best Company Culture

Cultures force employees to conform to rules -- both implicit and explicit -- which breed alienation. To foster inclusivity, build a community guided by shared values.
Matt Cronin
How the Power of Entrepreneurial Relationships Is Rebuilding Baltimore
Radicals & Visionaries

How the Power of Entrepreneurial Relationships Is Rebuilding Baltimore

The entrepreneurial knack for seeing opportunity where others are daunted is energizing a proud city struggling through difficult times.
Darrah Brustein
Here's the Key to Fostering Community
Community building

Here's the Key to Fostering Community

The Blind Barber is more than just a chill place to get your hair cut, a shave and hang out while sipping on a coffee or cocktail.
Jason Fell
The Secret Ingredient That Helped This Company Get Its Products on Shelves
Retail

The Secret Ingredient That Helped This Company Get Its Products on Shelves

The co-founder of Blind Barber explains how he got his products on the shelves of big-name stores.
Jason Fell
5 Tips for Launching a Non-Profit Campaign on Kickstarter
Crowdfunding

5 Tips for Launching a Non-Profit Campaign on Kickstarter

Isabel Sheinman, director of business development at Library for All, shares strategies for success on the crowdfunding platform.
Laura Entis
Sailo Wants to Be Your Airbnb for Yachting
Sharing Economy

Sailo Wants to Be Your Airbnb for Yachting

This new startup connects boat owners with renters.
Catherine Clifford
This Family Restaurant Had to Improve the Entire Neighborhood to Succeed
Community building

This Family Restaurant Had to Improve the Entire Neighborhood to Succeed

Cafe Prima Pasta is a beloved Miami Beach eatery that put down roots 20 years ago in a rundown neighborhood that was scary to visit at night.
Daphne Mallory
Improving Where They Live Seems to Come Naturally to Family Businesses
Family Businesses

Improving Where They Live Seems to Come Naturally to Family Businesses

Entrepreneurs who build companies with their own families are the bedrock of communities around the country.
Daphne Mallory