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10Thoughts is a place where business professionals find the best content recommended by their talented colleagues and peers.

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10Thoughts was founded by two brothers, Jack and Jeffrey Mara. It started at Darden Business School with students recommending articles for their classmates. It then expanded across the MBA community and into the broader business world.

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Article recommendations on 10Thoughts come from one of two places:

  1. 10Thoughts users can apply to recommend content– recommender applications are carefully vetted to ensure high quality articles from top, thoughtful minds
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10Thoughts recommenders build their brand by sharing impactful articles with a highly talented community of readers.

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