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6 Ways To Be More Productive At Work
Jun23

6 Ways To Be More Productive At Work

For me (and most of my co-workers), the last year was a roller coaster: the startup I co-founded, Ministry of Supply, took off and our customer base more than quintupled. As I became more and more busy, I tried to experiment to find out how I could become more productive and keep up with the workload. I tried it all, from scheduling 15-minute meetings to not taking any…

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3 Ways To “Hack” Your Product-Based Company
Feb27

3 Ways To “Hack” Your Product-Based Company

How do you hack offline as rapidly and as effectively as you hack online? Web startups can iterate a product and get it back on the market in a matter of seconds. But as product companies, we’re faced with manufacturing lead times that create a much longer development cycle. Luckily, Ministry of Supply’s…

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Five Startup Lessons For Fast-Growing Companies
Feb14

Five Startup Lessons For Fast-Growing Companies

Within our first month of publicly launching Ministry of Supply in June 2012, we sold more than 6,000 shirts and gained 4,000 customers. Our company grew fast because it had to. We were an adolescent trapped in a baby’s body – we had to learn how to sprint before we could learn how to walk, and we had…

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YEC Member Spotlight: Kit Hickey, Co-Founder, Ministry Of Supply
Apr26

YEC Member Spotlight: Kit Hickey, Co-Founder, Ministry Of Supply

Kit Hickey is the co-founder of Ministry of Supply, an e-commerce company which is inventing the future of men’s business apparel. The company has been featured in TechCrunch, Inc., Forbes and Elle Magazine. In addition, Kit is a lover of mountain sports and has half an MBA from MIT. Follow her…

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