Etsy’s Success Gives Rise to Problems of Credibility and Scale – NYTimes.com

If you’ve been following Etsy’s journey to IPO and the recent hot topic about Alicia Shaffer of Three Birds Next, then you have to read this article.  Has Etsy lost it’s soul? What do you think? Read more…     8,162 total views, 3 views today

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Etsy’s own sellers unsure if they’d invest — in Etsy – MarketWatch

      Yesterday I shared news from the rumor mill that Etsy will be going public looking to raise $300 million in an IPO. In fact, they are working on an IPO for as soon as 1st quarter [meaning NOW].  I posed the question, “How will this affect Etsy Sellers?”.  Today Market Watch shared […]

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Online Marketplace Etsy Is Going Public | TIME

Today Time magazine posted some not so surprising news about Etsy potentially going public. In 2012, Etsy became a B-Corp.  B Corps {Benefit Corporation) is a type of for-profit [yes, Etsy is a for-profit corporation] that seeks to have a positive impact on society and the Environment – in addition to making money.  I wonder […]

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