Collab Blog

Should Non-Profits Act More Like Tech Start-Ups?

Nonprofits can be slow-moving organizations, with lots of decision-making layers and bureaucratic stickiness.

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“Do Something Good, Feel Something Real”

That’s Ray Chambers describing what motivates him.

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Translating Big Ambition Into Great Design

We’re excited by entrepreneurs building businesses, brands, and marketplaces that make the world better and our lives more interesting.

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Disruption In Food

The term disruption gets a lot of airtime in the innovation community.

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Who Really Should Learn How To Code?

I started coding way before the public Internet became available.

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Great Brands Scratch An Itch

Every person, every organization has itches.

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Introducing 1099.is, An Online Tax Resource For The Sharing Economy

If you’ve raised startup seed money recently you’re surely familiar with Series Seed documents.

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Founders First: Grand St.

Produced by Show Love.

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Announcing Social Citizens! A Partnership With The Case Foundation Promoting Social Entrepreneurship And Impact

From its inception, Social Citizens has served to spark discourse around the ideas we hold dear: collaboration, transparency, and social…

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The Sharing Economy is coming of age

In San Francisco, you can find the “Airbnb-of-everything.” Just as Airbnb capitalized on the fact that many of us have…

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From editor to investor

I tend to avoid telling people I’m an “investor” or a “writer/editor.” The truth is, I don’t know, and suspect…

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Create a community before launching

4 reasons to create a community in your industry before launching your startup…

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Backing the Shared Future

Here we are! Collaborative is officially open for business.

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