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Caterina Fake — Lessons from Flickr, Kickstarter, Etsy, and Much More (#360) – Business Article

Credit: Richard Morgenstein “I really am a big believer in people’s creativity flourishing when they come at things from a different direction and see things in a different way.” — Caterina Fake Caterina Fake (@caterina) is a long-time Silicon Valley pioneer. She is the Cofounder of Yes VC, a pre-seed and seed stage fund investing in ideas that elevate our collective humanity. Previously, she worked at Founder Collective as a Founder Partner, served as Chair of Etsy, and was the co-founder of Flickr. At Flickr, Caterina and…

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Everyone Wants Sales Leads But No One Wants To Sell – Business Article

The good cause factor. Your business may do something simple like mow lawns. That may not sound like a life-changing business that can take this lead advice I’m giving onboard. “My business is simple,” you say to me. Well, I’d challenge that. Any business can have what I call the ‘Good Cause Factor.” Let be give you an example. The local butcher down the road from me has a BBQ every Saturday afternoon where they invite the community to come and eat some food for…

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