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3 November 2021

Episode 525

30 minutes

Randy Goldberg is the co-founder and chief brand officer of Bombas, the New York-based sock-maker founded in 2013. Using its one-for-one model, Bombas has to date donated more than 50 million garments to homeless shelters and charities across the US. The company has expanded into making other essential items such as T-shirts and underwear. And recently, the brand has launched in the UK, its first market outside the US.

3 November 2021

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Bombas

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Randy Goldberg tells us about Bombas, the New York-based sock company that has donated more than 40 million items to homeless shelters.

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Looking the part

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Though making your staff wear a fussy outfit might seem great at the time, the overall impression of a job well done is far more important. So when you’re sizing up a fancy epaulette or wondering about suits and skirts, the golden rule of uniforms abides: would you wear it, boss? Our senior correspondent Robert Bound has this lesson from ‘The Monocle Book of Entrepreneurs’.

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