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Jimmy Soni
Business

The Genius of the Information Age

Jimmy Soni / Journalist, Editor, and Author.

How a genius used side hustles to invent the information age.

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Sam Walker
Startups

The Hidden Force That Creates the World’s Greatest

Sam Walker / Wall Street Journal’s Deputy editor for enterprise

The sixteen most dominant teams in sports history share one overarching trait - And, it isn't their coach or manager.

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Anthony Tjan
Startups

The Only Decision That Really Matters

Anthony Tjan / Entrepreneur, Venture Capitalist, and Bestselling Author.

We all want to be around good people - but what does goodness really mean?

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Ram Charan
Business

The Essence of Modern Leadership

Ram Charan / Bestselling Author & Global Advisor to CEOs

How modern leaders distinguish the meaningful from the meaningless.

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Leo Kremer
Startups

Why Staying Small is the Secret to Growing Big

Leo Kremer / Co-founder of Dos Toros

Leo discusses the outsider’s advantage, choosing responsible growth, and how thinking small helps you scale your culture.

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Srinivasan Pillay
Startups

The unexpected benefits of unfocusing

Srinivasan Pillay / Humanist, Author, Neurocoaching Pioneer

Harnessing the power of creativity by learning to tinker

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Christine Tsai
Startups

Why We Should Make Kindness a Business Value

Christine Tsai / Founding Partner at 500 Startups

Christine shares the introvert’s advantage, why empathy makes you a stronger leader, & how ballet taught her to love the process.

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Maran Nelson
Startups

How A.I. Can Improve Our Relationships

Maran Nelson / Co-founder and CEO of Clara Labs

Maran shares how Clara extends our ability to build relationships and how to manage personal growth for yourself and your team.

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Katherine Ryder
Startups

How Maven is Giving Women the Healthcare They Need

Katherine Ryder / Founder and CEO of Maven

Katherine discusses the changing women’s health market, being a leader in training, and how to manage the sacrifice of startups.

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Jason Mendelson
Startups

How Self-Awareness Helps You Tap Your Potential

Jason Mendelson / Co-founder and Managing Director at Foundry Group

Jason discusses lessons on fast but sound decision-making, leveling up in life and business, and the power of your words.

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James Ryan
Business

Wait, What?

James Ryan / Dean of Harvard Graduate School of Education

Based on his 2016 commencement address, Harvard’s Jim Ryan inspires you to ask these five questions.

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Warren Berger
Business

The Power of Beautiful Questions

Warren Berger / Innovation expert, author, and journalist

Want to solve any business problems? Master these questioning techniques

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Startups

Seedling Relies on Childhood Curiosity to Inspire a Creative Team

By Jenna Abdou

On a recent flight home, I spent over an hour browsing a children’s play website, completely enamored by sets like Design Your ...

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How to Make Flexibility Your Startup’s North Star

By Jenna Abdou

When Alexis Maybank discusses how photographers utilize Project September - an app making the visual world instantaneously shop...

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WeFestival Aims to Make Women Stronger Entrepreneurs

By Jenna Abdou

Since launching in December 13,000 messages have been sent across 22 channels in the Women’s Entrepreneur Festival Slack commun...

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Startups

How Box Evolves Their Fast and Furious Culture Through Scale

By Jenna Abdou

In 2007, Karen Appleton and Aaron Levie purchased the domain name box.org to predicate the non-profit arm that would exist in t...

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How PowerToFly is Designing the Future of Work

By Jenna Abdou

In Katharine Zaleski’s letter ‘I'm sorry to all the mothers I worked with’ - Fortune magazine’s most popular article of 2015 - ...

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How to Ignite Your Team's Superpowers

By Jenna Abdou

As the dire need for diversity pulsates through the startup community, HoneyBook is among the rare companies comprised of 60% w...

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Maintain Your Company's Pulse: Four Processes to Streamline Scaling

By Jenna Abdou

When the founders of Hotwire reflect on launching one of the first online travel websites in 2000 they describe the early days ...

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Startups

Why Focusing on Process Over Outcome Predicates Startup Success

By Jenna Abdou

Since launching in 2009, SmartyPants Vitamins has created five, first of their kind all-in-one gummy vitamins, secured distribu...

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Leadership

theBoardlist Accelerates Gender Diversity in the Boardroom

By Jenna Abdou

When Sukhinder Singh Cassidy, Founder of Joyus, announced theBoardlist- a hand-selected marketplace of qualified female board m...

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Startups

Use These Practices to Stimulate a Feedback Driven Culture

By Jenna Abdou

If you walked into Koru’s Seattle office, you’d likely see the team pasting brightly-colored sticky notes on the wall. “We stan...

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How Grovo Scaled Their Engineering Team From 8 to 30 People in Under a Year

By Jenna Abdou

There is a critical shift for every team when they transition from functioning like a family to operating like an organization....

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Startups

How Gatheredtable is Designing an Intuitive Product to Streamline Meal Planning

By Jenna Abdou

As someone who suffers from over 50 food intolerances, the convenience of meal delivery and planning services has yet to become...

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