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An exploration of the office, work culture, identity, bias, navigating your career—and more

Dear Readers,

At Marker, we’ve chronicled the professional whiplash of the past year. Some people’s careers have soared throughout the pandemic, while others have lost their jobs or businesses. Some started companies or fundraised for the first time, while others struggled to balance working from home while running a homeschool…

Technology decisions that ignore cultural debt will involve more cycles and greater risk

Businesses today are faced with myriad challenges to innovate and optimize. In doing so, we often need to make decisions that borrow against the future. This can come in a tangible form, such as taking money from investors to fund growth, or in more inconspicuous forms, such as making tradeoffs…

Founder Stories

Kickstart your company’s culture in a week with this easy framework for early stage companies

Almost all founders know that culture is vital to long-term success, yet investing in culture typically isn’t a priority at early-stage startups. It usually takes a backseat to more existential challenges like fundraising, sales, and product-building.

I get it: Investing in fireproofing while fighting a fire doesn’t feel like the…

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