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The Ascent community started out as a personal blog, but quickly grew into what it is today: a fast-rising publication drawing in over 300,000 page views every single month.
We believe in hard work and sound strategy, but also investing in yourself and committing to the process. Above all, we hope to be an accelerator of social good.
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