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Angela Baldwin

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Podcast #52 - Luxuca Creates a Marketplace for Luxury Handbags

 

Check out our interview with Sarira Sayad, founder of the luxury handbag marketplace Luxuca. 

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Topics: The Crowd Podcast Interviews

PODCAST #51 - WayUp Connects Students With The Right Internships

Check out our interview with Nikki Schlecker, Director of Student Marketing at WayUp, and hear about how they are connecting students with the right internships. 

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Topics: The Crowd Podcast Interviews

Podcast #50- Fiverr Talks About Finding the Professional Services You Need

Check out our interview with Constantine Anastasakis, director of business development at Fiverr, and hear about how they grew their marketplace. 

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Topics: The Crowd Podcast Interviews

Sharing Economy Mistakes to Avoid

In that last few years we’ve seen many sharing economy companies pop up. Some have thrived, others have shut down.

So what separates the two types of marketplaces? Tx Zhuo, Managing Partner at Karlin Ventures, wrote his list of tips to succeed on Entrepreneur.com.

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Topics: Entrepreneur

Podcast #49- Outdoorsy on Insurance, Community, and More

 

Hear from Jeff Cavins and Jen Young,  co-founders of Outdoorsy, as they talk about insurance, building community, and their latest roadtrip.

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Topics: The Crowd Podcast Interviews

New Apps to Save You Time (Our Honorable Mentions)

You’re an entrepreneur. Possibly with a day job. Have a family? Okay, you’re single and 100 percent devoted to the success of your startup. Whatever it is, we get it.

Here are some tools recommended by Techcrunch to make your time more productive.

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Topics: Entrepreneur

Podcast #48 - An Airbnb Superhost Speaks - Kelly Kampen

In this episode on The Crowd, the founder of Dojo Threads, Kelly Kampen, talks about how he became an Airbnb superhost and why you should listen to your marketplace users.


For more information on Kelly Kampen:  https://www.linkedin.com/in/kellykampen 


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Topics: The Crowd Podcast Interviews

Hear From These Sharing Economy Experts

An article was recently published by Konnektid (@Konnektid), a marketplace to learn new skills from the people in your neighborhood, of the Ten Sharing Economy Experts to Follow.  

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Topics: Collaborative Economy

5 Twitter Tools to Make Your Life Easier

 

Let me start off with saying that I love Twitter. I think that spending my time on Facebook makes me consume content equivalent to watching an obnoxious reality show whereas Twitter is similar to watching the top news channels. I use twitter to learn, grow, engage and follow.

Put simply, it’s the content I’m choosing to see versus a Facebook post from a girl I went to high school with ranting about her latest breakup. Or worse, engagement, baby and wedding photos.

I do know that Twitter is not for everyone. I actually hope Twitter sees that. (hint hint) What I do know is that it’s a great place for influencers, bloggers, media, celebrities, brands and those who are impacting the masses. “Joe Schmoe” is not on Twitter and, to be honest, he might find it boring. But, those who can impact others are following each other and let’s just imagine it as a networking party with all the right people.

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Topics: Entrepreneur

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