Entrepreneurs

How APIs Can Transform Your Company

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin While APIs have been around for decades, the capabilities of these increasingly sophisticated tools are now indispensable to businesses. APIs have become the essential connective tissue that enables companies to securely and quickly exchange data and information with the outside world. Today’s forward-thinking companies are taking […]

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Neil Blumenthal: How to Grow a Billion-Dollar Company Without Taking Huge Risks

Successful entrepreneurs are often seen as impulsive gamblers. Neil Blumenthal says he used a different strategy to grow billion-dollar eyewear brand Warby Parker: minimizing risk. According to Blumenthal, building your business strategy around risk minimization can save money and help your company scale to meet demand. Warby Parker‘s first retail store was a showroom built into its New […]

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Matt Mullenweg of WordPress: How a Fully Distributed Company Keeps Its Team Engaged

If you’ve had to adapt to working from home in the last few months, you could learn a few things from Matt Mullenweg. Co-founder of the website-building platform WordPress, and Automattic, its parent company, Mullenweg lives in Houston while overseeing a fully distributed team of about 1,100 employees operating in 77 cities around the world.  During a Real […]