The Vault

Program Principles Designed for Businesses to Rapidly Scale & Grow
April 1, 2019

At The CoWrks Foundry, we believe companies can thrive through both the known and unknown when led by formidable founders who…

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The Case For Mentor-Mentee Relationships
October 30, 2018

Trying to build a business from scratch is tough. Trying to do it alone is even harder. While brilliance and grit…

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Founders’ Roundtable: Brand Storytelling with Gowri Kishore
October 26, 2018

Powerful storytelling impacts the success of a brand. Names like Google, Apple, Lego have become industry icons because of their penchant…

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Founders’ Roundtable: Product Market Fit with Madhav Krishna
October 26, 2018

At The CoWrks Foundry, we stand for and believe in real insights and tough advice. Every week, our startups get a…

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‘Management secrets from TaskRabbit’s operations chief’ by GV
July 31, 2018

In a candid conversation with GV, Stacy Brown-Philpot, COO at TaskRabbit, divulges important management advice. She answers 5 simple questions that…

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‘How to pick a co-founder’ by Naval Ravikant
July 31, 2018

Picking the right co-founder is one of the most integral decisions you will make, perhaps as important as choosing a soulmate….

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‘Don’t let team politics get in the way of shipping great design’ by Daniel Burka
July 31, 2018

Daniel Burka, design partner at Google Ventures, offers solid tips for designers who need to navigate teams as they work toward…

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‘Keith Rabois on the Role of a COO and How To Hire the Best’ by Niv Dror
July 31, 2018

In an insightful article, Keith Rabois, tech entrepreneur, executive, and investor break down the areas of focus for a COO as…

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Columbia University & The CoWrks Foundry present the Urban Works Innovation Challenge 2018
July 24, 2018

A growing millennial workforce from diverse socio-economic backgrounds has given rise to the demand for increasingly transformative, sustainable workspaces. While current…

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‘Good Product Manager/Bad Product Manager’ by Ben Horowitz
July 16, 2018

In this insightful article on product management, Ben Horowitz, businessman, investor, author, and blogger, compares and contrasts the behavioral traits, management…

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