People & Company, Bailey Richardson, Kevin Huynh, Kai Elmer Sotto, Maggie Zhang, Mia Quagliarello
technology, "society & culture", business
A show about ordinary people building extraordinary communities.
"Get Together" is hosted by the team at People & Company and our correspondents Mia Quagliarello, Maggie Zhang, Marjorie Anderson, and Whitney Ogutu.
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The Dinner Party is a worldwide community of 20- and 30-somethings who have each experienced the loss of a loved one. “We know what it’s like to lose someone and we aren’t afraid to talk about it,” their website states.Before the pandemic more than 400 Dinner Party tables were regularly meeting in… Read more
"Semantics matter when turning feelings into tangible actions. "
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“If you're going to lead an organization, it's likely that more of your time and energy is going into building an engine and less of your time and energy is going into facilitating connection between people. It's really important for community leaders to recognize if they want to lead an… Read more
"What is the atomic unit of the Notion community?"
Today we’re talking to Camille Ricketts (@camillericketts), the superstar Head of Marketing for Notion.If you know what Notion is, you are likely obsessed with it.But if you don’t, here’s our best shot at explaining the software: Notion is an all-in-one workspace for note-taking, project management… Read more
“Every party needs a host. Every team needs a coach. It's no different online than it is in our real world communities.” - Lindsay RussellAt Facebook, Lindsay Russell was a part of the team that used data to identify, validate and supercharge the company’s biggest community building investments to… Read more
"Community creators getting people offline from socials"
“Treat people like they're part of the brand, because they are the brand.” - Aundy CrenshawWhere do you find the funkiest, dirtiest, most addictive house music around? Look no further than Dirtybird Records. Aundy Crenshaw and her husband, Barclay Macbride Crenshaw (better known as DJ Claude… Read more
“Community means there's a reason why these people are here, irrespective of the platform.” - Nadia EghbalIf you haven’t heard of Substack, you will soon. The company is just three years old and growing quickly. The co-founders came together to see if they could solve a problem: helping writers… Read more
Today we’re talking to Lennon Flowers and Carla Fernandez, co-founders of The Dinner Party, a worldwide community of 20- and 30-somethings who have each experienced the loss of a loved one.Using the age old practice of breaking bread, Dinner Partiers are transforming life after loss from an… Read more
“Hi, Bree, it’s Mariah. Mariah Carey...Please tell the fans thank you.”In 1999, 16-year-old Bree Nguyen was hired by her idol, Mariah Carey, to do something urgent: get Mariah on Total Request Live (TRL). Why hire a 16-year-old fan? Bree figured out one thing that music executives were unclear how… Read more