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Instant Credit’s Next Magic Trick • “Buy now, pay later” started as a credit card killer, but what if it’s really an end run around the Facebook ad-industrial complex?
A brand-fluencer is born • WENDY’S WINNING SOCIAL MEDIA APPROACH IS THE CORNERSTONE OF ITS UNIQUE BRAND APPEAL
Mr. Mouth • Big Mouth creator Nick Kroll is bringing emotions into the workplace. And the rest? It’s history.
MEET THE TEAM • If Nick Kroll’s characters formed a corporation, this group would run it.
A financial lifeline for underserved businesses • DREAMSPRING IS ACCELERATING OPPORTUNITY THROUGH SMART PARTNERSHIPS ANO TECH INNOVATION
Tunnel Vision • A new park is helping San Francisco denizens reconnect with their most scenic outdoor space.
Write This Way • As business leaders embrace the written word, Grammarly’s AI is smoothing out their prose.
Building a better chocolate bar • BEYOND GOOD’S INNOVATION HAS CREATED A NEW BUSINESS MODEL IN THE CHOCOLATE INDUSTRY
Business travel made simple • DEEM’S ETTA PLATFORM CATERS TO WHAT CORPORATE TRAVELERS REALLY WANT: SIMPLICITY
MUSICAL EDUCATION • Clemency Burton-Hill has devoted her career to bringing classical music to the masses.
The Good, the Bad, and the Uncanny • A guide to the various ways Al is shaping the media we consume (and how scared we should be)
Safer, faster, and more ethical drug development • THANKS TO EMULATE’S “ORGAN-ON-A-CHIP” TECHNOLOGY, ANIMAL SUBJECTS MAY BECOME A THING OF THE PAST
Connected commerce is a winning play • FISERV IS EMPOWERING BUSINESSES TO SUCCEED ALL OVER THE WORLD
Carbone Copy • The Our Lady of Rocco clothing line offers throwback appeal.
My New York City Soundtrack • Steve Youngwood, CEO, Sesame Workshop
Streamlining the post-COVID hiring process • HOW INDEED IS REMAKING THE PROCESS OF FINDING, SCREENING, AND HIRING CANDIDATES
What to Download • Abby Rapoport, Publisher, Stranger’s Guide
Contracts made smarter • LINKSQUARES IS MAKING IT FASTER—AND EASIER—TO DEAL WITH LEGAL DOCUMENTS
my operating system. • Natasha Jen, a partner at design firm Pentagram, takes our career questionnaire.
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Rising to the occasion—and saving lives • RESPONDING TD THE PANDEMIC, NORTHWELL HEALTH DEVELOPED PROGRAMS THAT KEEP HEALTHCARE EMPLOYEES AND PATIENTS SAFE AND HEALTHY
Where to go in L.A.’s Koreatown • Paehinko producer Theresa Kang-Lowe’s special hangouts.
Leveling the 3D playing field • HOW OTOY IS USING BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY TO SPEED THE CREATION OF RESOURCE-INTENSIVE GRAPHICS
Innovative fleet management • MERCHANTS FLEET’S EMBRACE OF ELECTRIC ANO CONNECTED VEHICLES HAS HELPED IT THRIVE DURING THE PANDEMIC
STATE OF MIND • With our personal and professional lives intersecting as never before, it’s time for a serious conversation about how the workplace affects our mental well-being.
CRISIS MANAGEMENT • In his new memoir, Burn Rate, Andy Dunn—the founding CEO of Bonobos—reveals how his struggles with bipolar I disorder nearly derailed his personal and professional life. An exclusive excerpt.
WORK IN PROGRESS • Our workplaces affect-and are affected by—our mental health. Fast Company brought together a roundtable of business leaders and advocates to discuss why the mental well-being...