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Fraser’s Tea Parties Land Him A Bighearted Scotland Award

September 11th, 2009 · No Comments · Community, Lovely People, Small Companies, Special Occasions

In the last year, SuperJam boss Fraser Doherty has held over 120 Tea Parties bringing elderly people together and helping them make friends (previous coverage: here and here). Just recently, Fraser’s efforts were rewarded at the ‘Bighearted Scotland Awards’ where he scooped a specially created award as Scotland’s Young Business Person of the Year. The [...]

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Gary Vee: Scaling Caring

June 25th, 2009 · No Comments · Community, Lovely People

Gary Vaynerchuk‘s ‘Scaling Caring’ talk delivered at the recent 140Conf in New York. Other Gary Vee posts on LovelyCompanies.com: Profile, How to react to your website getting hacked, The Future of Communities.

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Flickr Co-founder Launches Hunch (and we have invites!)

April 1st, 2009 · 4 Comments · Community, Competitions, Small Companies

Social websites run by lovely companies often have lovely communities. One of the earlier social websites with a lovely community that was kind, friendly and helpful, was Flickr. Last week Flickr co-founder Caterina Fake announced her latest project – Hunch.com – with a delightful blog post. Hunch is a decision-making site, customized for you. Which [...]

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Giveaway: Ticket to PSFK Conference worth $300!

March 27th, 2009 · 5 Comments · Community, Competitions

Here’s an amazing opportunity for a LovelyCompanies.com reader! We’ve got a ticket to next week’s PSFK Conference in New York to give away, worth $300! A little while ago my friend Jonny Philp, founder of OW! Health, won the ticket on Twitter. Unfortunately he can’t make the conference so he donated the ticket to be [...]

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Campaign Monitor: Giving back to the web community

March 19th, 2009 · 3 Comments · Community, GSOH, Small Companies

Email marketing is now quite a crowded market with hundreds of companies touting their various solutions. However one company that has consistently floated to the top of the pack for the last few years is Campaign Monitor. They describe themselves as “email marketing software for designers” and count many lovely companies, such as MOO and [...]

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