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Adam Erlebacher
Startups

How to Prioritize During Year One

Adam Erlebacher / Co-founder and CEO of Fabric

Adam introduces Fabric and discusses values, operations, and partnership decisions startups should make during their first year.

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Everytable
Startups

Everytable's Mission to Change the Food System

Everytable

Sam and David share Everytable’s belief that healthy food is a human right and how they’re making sure no one gets left out.

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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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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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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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Manish Chandra
Startups

Poshmark’s Social Commerce is Redefining Retail

Manish Chandra / Founder and CEO of Poshmark

Manish discusses growing Poshmark’s community to a scale where a sale is made every two seconds on the platform.

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Mike Del Ponte
Startups

How SOMA Succeeds by Obsessing Over the Details

Mike Del Ponte / Founder and CEO of SOMA

Mike discusses why the tipping point of feeling fulfilled in life and business is the difference between 99% and 100% effort.

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Beth Scheer
Startups

The Hiring Tips You Need as an Early Stage Founder

Beth Scheer / Head of Talent at Homebrew

Beth shares how she’s harnessing lessons learned from over 15 years of recruiting at Google and Salesforce to support startups.

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Jack Altman
Startups

How Lattice is Supercharging Startups

Jack Altman / Co-founder and CEO of Lattice

Jack discusses best practices to lead your team through hyper-growth.

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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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Use This Framework to Set Your Startup's Roadmap

By Jenna Abdou

Rewind two decades and Matt Williams is sitting in an advisory meeting, his company LiveBid didn’t have an official board yet, ...

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Startups

The Values Directing Amino's Quest to Streamline Healthcare

By Jenna Abdou

As emerging businesses disrupt antiquated industries like healthcare and insurance revolutionary ideas will only prevail if the...

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Use This Writing Practice to Streamline Your Company's Output

By Jenna Abdou

A startup’s evolution from a small team to an organization is a lot like our transition into adulthood: There isn’t one. Sudden...

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