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Katlin Smith
Startups

How To Accelerate Your Personal Growth

Katlin Smith / CEO and Founder of Simple Mills

Katlin on revitalizing our food system, adopting a growth mindset, and diminishing our ego.

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Of A Kind
Startups

How To Be A “Professional Enthusiast”

Of A Kind

Claire and Erica on how to be a better communicator, navigating tough conversations, and the loss of ego in a partnership.

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Nicole Quinn
Startups

Ask These Questions To Achieve Your Goals Faster 

Nicole Quinn / Partner at Lightspeed Venture Partners

Nicole Quinn on asking the right questions, being a brave thinker, and following your excitement.

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Minali Chatani
Startups

How To Design Your Life To Be More Creative

Minali Chatani / Co-founder and Head of Brand at Wild One

Minali Chatani on turning our curiosities into creative pursuits and how to design routines we can actually stick to.

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Indie Lee
Startups

How To Start Living Your Most Fulfilling Life

Indie Lee / Founder of Indie Lee & Co

Indie Lee on choosing joy, designing our most fulfilling life, and making the most out of every moment.

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Tara Foley
Startups

How To Take Better Care Of Yourself

Tara Foley / CEO and Founder of Follain

Follain Founder Tara Foley on how taking care of yourself improves every aspect your life & how we can all do a better job of it.

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Pooja Sankar
Startups

Maximizing Your Will To Succeed

Pooja Sankar / CEO and Founder of Piazza

Pooja on your inner well of strength, iterating your life to achieve your goals, and why every failure provides a path forward.

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Colleen McCreary
Startups

How to Master Self Assessment

Colleen McCreary / Chief People Officer at Credit Karma

Colleen on how to cultivate the #1 trait that distinguishes successful leaders: Writing your own story and vision for the future.

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Matthew Bachmann
Startups

How to Stay Grounded

Matthew Bachmann / Co-founder of Wandering Bear

Matt on using time as a catalyst to make change, pausing as a practice, & extending gratitude to all who make your work possible.

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Brittany Driscoll
Startups

How Positivity Helps You Achieve Bigger Dreams

Brittany Driscoll / CEO and Co-founder of Squeeze

Brittany on how a can-do mentality, grateful attitude, and empathetic perspective can change our lives.

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MASSE
Startups

How To Embark On Your Next Career Chapter

MASSE

Elizabeth and Lizzy on believing in the impossible, navigating transitions, and maintaining perspective.

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Nicole Centeno
Startups

How To Use Your Experiences To Transform You

Nicole Centeno / CEO and Founder of Splendid Spoon

Nicole on why presence is the foundation of our growth and transformation and simple ways we can cultivate it.

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How MeUndies Made Merchandising Their Competitive Advantage

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When MeUndies thinks about their underwear subscription service they compare themselves to Netflix. What the streaming pioneer...

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Seedling Relies on Childhood Curiosity to Inspire a Creative Team

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eero Designs Wi-Fi for the Smart Home Era

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How to Make Flexibility Your Startup’s North Star

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How Exo is Taking Cricket Flour Mainstream

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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

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

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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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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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Female Funders Accelerates Change for Women Entrepreneurs and Investors

By Jenna Abdou

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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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