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Leadership & Resiliency Reading List

January 15, 2016

The entrepreneurial path simply can’t be traveled alone.

In episode 30 of the Reboot podcast, Jerry Colonna is joined by Kickstarter’s CEO and Co-founder, Yancey Strickler is joined by his friend and confidant Ian Hogarth, Co-founder and Chairman of Songkick. Over the course of the episode they discuss the importance of peer relationships in entrepreneurship, the relief of being heard by those who can empathize with your experience, as well as those who can challenge you from a place of love and deep understanding.

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Opportunity Is Knocking

Braintree recently teamed up with Vision Mobile, the world's largest developer survey, to look into untapped opportunities for mobile developers and the Internet of Things. They found that the upside of e-commerce is even bigger than you might think. Read more about the findings here.


Fred Wilson on one of his most admired qualities in founders and companies: tenacity. 

Proof That Positive Work Cultures Are More Productive

Research shows positive work environments pay. Includes a nice list of 4 ways to cultivate positivity in your workplace. 

You Don’t Need More Free Time

Stanford study finds we don't need more time off, what we really crave is more time with those we care about.

Want to Be an Outstanding Leader? Keep a Journal.

We’re big journaling fans at Reboot and with good reason. Harvard Business Review does a great job laying out the benefits of a journaling practice. PS- It’s not too late to take our free Reboot Your 2016 guided journaling course

Employee benefits at Basecamp

Basecamp has a reputation as a highly desirable employer- here Jason Fried shares their full benefits package.

Why So Many Artists Are Highly Sensitive People

“Creative people of all types tend to be acutely sensitive, and conversely, sensitive people are often quite creative.” 

The 30 Best Pieces of Advice for Entrepreneurs in 2015

The First Round Review consistently shares helpful, actionable experience and advice for founders and startup leaders. This recap of their 2015 posts has lots of tasty nuggets. 

The Zappos Exodus Continues After a Radical Management Experiment

In case you’re still toying around with that crazy holacracy idea, those who have undertaken it aren’t fairing so well. 

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