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6 Lessons We Learned in Designing Our Book Cover

6 Lessons We Learned in Designing Our Book Cover

What’s the first thing you meet in a book? It’s not the first sentence. Chances are it’s not one of those awesome blurbs on the back telling you how great the book is. Nope—even in our contemporary age of the endless Amazon scroll, the first thing you meet on a book is the cover!

A Different Kind of Acceleration

Sequoia Brown of FAR Botanicals speaking at Creative Startups Demo Day 2015

There’s almost nothing more difficult than starting your own company. Add to that dealing with expectations linked to gender, race, and socioeconomic class, and it can feel like an impossible task. But for female entrepreneurs, the world is finally moving faster in some areas, and it’s happening largely because investors and support organizations are paying attention in the micro to get macro effects

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