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  1. Threadless: The Do-First Work Ethic

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    Jeffrey Kalmikoff and Jake Nickell, co-founders of Threadless, talk about how they transformed a fun side project into a multimillion dollar company.

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    • Shantanu Starick: How I Went Two Years Without Spending Any Money

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      Creatives are rewarded for being specialized: a wedding photographer makes more money than a just a plain photographer. So why aren't the jack-of-all-trades rewarded? In this 99U talk, photographer…

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      • Andrew Zuckerman: On Curiosity, Rigor, and Learning As You Go

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        In this 99% talk, photographer Andrew Zuckerman argues that curiosity is an essential part of the creative's condition. But it's even more powerful when combined with rigorous technique.

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        • 99% Conference 2012: Motion Graphics

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          In the spirit of making ideas happen, we evolve the identity and motion graphics of the 99% Conference every year -- animating original quotations from our 2012 speakers. This year we used the Hoefler…

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          • Keith Yamashita: The 3 Habits of Great Creative Teams

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            When the your team is faced with adversity does it stand strong and act boldly or does it crumble under pressure? Based on his work with over 1000 teams, Keith Yamashita shares his insights about…

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            • Eve Blossom: Create Containers for Collaboration

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              Architect-turned-social entrepreneur Eve Blossom created a sustainable business – Lulan Artisans – that provides women and families in Southeast Asia with an economic alternative to participating…

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              • Jack Dorsey: 3 Keys to Twitter's Success

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                At the 99% Conference, Twitter creator Jack Dorsey outlines his simple approach to making amazing ideas happen: drawing out the idea, gauging the right timing, and iterating like mad.

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                • Leslie Koch: Think Big and Act Small

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                  Get the little stuff done every day, and make sure what you're doing maps to the strategy you laid out. According to Governors Island president Leslie Koch, it's that simple. Watch her 99%…

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                  • Stefan Sagmeister: Don't Take Creativity For Granted

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                    Outlining the creative process for his short films, designer Stefan Sagmeister tells us to embrace the surprises that come with executing a creative endeavor.

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                    • Beth Comstock: Make Heroes Out of the Failures

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                      Storytelling, experimentation, passion, and even failure - these are the ingredients that help great ideas make it to the finish line, says GE's Beth Comstock in this candid interview at the…

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                      • Linda Rottenberg: For Entrepreneurs, "Crazy" Is A Compliment

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                        If no one is calling you "crazy," you're probably not thinking big enough. In this 2011 99% Conference talk, Endeavor CEO Linda Rottenberg shares unorthodox advice for startups.

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                        • Starlee Kine: Fear, Heartbreak, and Making It Happen Against All Odds

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                          At the 99% Conference, "This American Life" contributor and producer Starlee Kine talks about what making ideas happen has to do with Little Orphan Annie and Phil Collins.

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