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Tough Times Don’t Last But Tough Startups Do

This is a story about how a silicon valley startup was able to survive their most challenging period and bounce back. Read More

company culture

5 Things and 1 Deal Breaker Exercise to Help Define your Company Culture + TINT’s Results

A simple and great exercise to help define and align your company culture and a preview of our startups' results. Read More


After 25 years of searching, I found my sister on Facebook

How do you find a sibling you never met in your life? This is my story on how I did it. Read More

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2015 Year in Review- A Look Back on the Year of Foundation Building

2013 was the year of doing whatever it took to hit product market fit. 2014 was the year of growing TINT as fast as possible.… Read More

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Staying Sane in Silicon Valley: Stress and Depression as a CEO

I am a tech CEO, and this is how I’ve managed my mental health. Read More


How our tech startup created a better workplace feedback system

Our startup didn't like the traditional workplace feedback systems we read about, so we set out to create a new system we call feedforwards. Read More

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How we rewrote our company culture as a team

Here's how we rewrote our company culture and included every team member. Read More

content marketing

How to Build a Content Marketing Strategy from Scratch| Social Studies Podcast

Social Studies is a talk show produced by TINT about marketing, social media, and technology through the lens of the industry's most innovative minds. Hosted… Read More


A Marketer’s Guide to Tumblr

The content on Tumblr creates an incredibly immersive platform that brands can tap into. 70% of users visit Tumblr more than once a day and… Read More

Startup Compensation

Startup Compensation: Is Your Salary Fair?

What factors determine if your startup compensates you fairly? How can you make sure you're being paid fairly without rocking the boat? Read More

self improvement

Social Media for Self-Improvement

TINT’s experimental, monthly self-improvement program is still going strong.  We’re continuing to tweak the program as we go, to encourage greater participation and increase everyone’s… Read More


The Real Reason Comedians Make Us Laugh

The goal of a comedian is to connect with the audience and make them laugh, but that is easier said than done. Learn how comedians… Read More