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Yuri Sagalov
Startups

The Startup Growth Process

Yuri Sagalov / Co-founder and CEO of AeroFS/Amium
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Talent Partner Panel
Startups

A Talent Handbook for Startup Founders

Talent Partner Panel

Beth, Katie, and Prateek share advice on culture, diversity, and recruiting processes for startups.

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Nadia Boujarwah
Startups

Dia & Co is Inspiring Radical Self Love with Style

Nadia Boujarwah / CEO and Co-founder of Dia & Co

Nadia shares how Dia & Co practices embodied empathy to create a community that empowers women to take risks.

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Michelle Cordeiro Grant
Startups

How to Create a Brand that Transcends Products

Michelle Cordeiro Grant / Founder and CEO of Lively

Michelle shares how Lively’s ethos and values transform the brand into an emblem of confidence and courage rather than a product.

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Katerina Schneider
Startups

How Ritual is Pioneering Transparency 2.0

Katerina Schneider / Founder and CEO of Ritual

Katerina shares how Ritual is reinventing the vitamin and why the only to scale your company is to let go.

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Candor Inc.
Startups

How Radical Candor Transforms Company Culture

Candor Inc.

Kim and Russ share strategies to make radical candor a foundational part of your culture and discuss how feedback drives success.

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Qasar Younis
Startups

Why Doing the Right Thing Predicates Your Success

Qasar Younis / Chief Operating Officer at Y Combinator

Qasar on how to build meaningful relationships and why great people are the defining factor of personal and professional success.

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Joshua Cooper Ramo
Business

The Seventh Sense

Joshua Cooper Ramo / Co-Chief Executive Officer and Vice Chairman of Kissinger Associates

Power, Fortune & Survival in the Age of Networks

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Eric Kinariwala
Startups

How Capsule is Connecting the Healthcare System

Eric Kinariwala / Founder and CEO of Capsule

Eric discusses how Capsule is making access, information, and support frictionless in healthcare.

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Nina Faulhaber
Startups

ADAY Empowers Women to Live on Their Own Terms

Nina Faulhaber / Co-founder of ADAY

Nina shares how ADAY is merging fashion, performance, and technology to design a brand for real life.

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The Great
Startups

How the Courage to Be Fearless Spurs Magic

The Great

Emily and Meritt reflect on 18 years of friendship, styling, and breaking the mold in fashion with CURRENT/ELLIOT and The Great.

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Homebrew
Startups

Homebrew’s People First Approach to VC

Homebrew

Beth, Hunter, and Satya share manifestations of Homebrew’s mission and supporting founders to build products they're proud of.

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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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eero Designs Wi-Fi for the Smart Home Era

By Jenna Abdou

Nikhil Basu Trivedi, Principal at Shasta Ventures, recently distinguished exceptional founders by their ability to prioritize. ...

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Startups

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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How Exo is Taking Cricket Flour Mainstream

By Jenna Abdou

If you follow Exo on Instagram, you’ve encountered photos of customers enjoying their cricket flour protein bars in a variety o...

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AccelFoods Pioneers the Future of Food

By Jenna Abdou

What do coconut caramels, dairy free ice cream, and dark chocolate almond butter have in common? Aside from enticing your sweet...

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How Health-Ade Kombucha Defaulted to Quality to Build a Brand that Matters

By Jenna Abdou

Gibson Biddle, Netflix’s former VP of Product Management, shares a powerful insight in First Round Review about finding and est...

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How Inclusion Made Food52 the Web’s Hungriest Community

By Jenna Abdou

Before launching Food52, Amanda Hesser, and Merrill Stubbs spent their nights and weekends testing over 1,400 recipes for The E...

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x.ai Unveils the Future of Artificial Intelligence

By Jenna Abdou

When Dennis R. Mortensen hired his founding team members at x.ai, he pitched them by illustrating his vision of a world where e...

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Startups

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

Female Funders Accelerates Change for Women Entrepreneurs and Investors

By Jenna Abdou

When Katherine Hague made her first angel investment, she was one of two women in a round of 70 investors. “It seemed like the ...

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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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Startups

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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