Topics Under Tag: "Hudson Valley"

Reimagining B-School: At Etsy.org, Love & Community Top the Syllabus

Amy Cortese | March 31, 2016

Since its founding in 2005, Etsy has helped lead a revival in crafts and DIY culture, providing an alternative to soulless, mass manufactured goods. When the company, a B Corp., went public in 2015, it used some of the proceeds to endow a separate foundation, Etsy.org, to further its mission of “re-imagining commerce.” As the […]

A New Fund Helps Beginning Farmers Secure Land of Their Own

Nicole Reed | October 25, 2015

Like most young farmers today, Tim Biello learned to farm through working other people’s land. It was at one of those farms, Essex Farm, a sustainable operation in New York powered by solar panels and draft horses, that he fell in love with farming with horses. “I feel much more connected to farming land with […]