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Lessons Learned Scaling Airbnb 100X

Lessons Learned Scaling Airbnb 100X

On my first day at Airbnb, in early 2011, I walked in to see cofounder Joe Gebbia building my desk. I had spent three months slowly convincing the fledgling startup that they needed what was called a product manager. Now, Joe encouraged me to settle in and dive deep into the website. https://medium.com/@jgolden/lessons-learned-scaling-airbnb-100x-b862364fb3a7
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Is Quitting Your Job A Good Idea? A Millennial’s Guide To A Quarter Life Crisis

Is Quitting Your Job A Good Idea? A Millennial’s Guide To A Quarter Life Crisis

Lately, I’ve noticed a peculiar trend among my Millennial cohort of friends. More and more people are quitting their once-precious job, in favor of…nothing. No job lined up, no particular plan. To the Baby Boomer generation, this may seem absurd. https://www.forbes.com/sites/stephaniedenning/2017/06/30/is-quitting-your-job-a-good-idea-a-millennials-guide-to-a-quarter-life-crisis/
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How to Get Your Medium Stories to Rank on The Front Page of Google

How to Get Your Medium Stories to Rank on The Front Page of Google

I first turned to Medium because of it’s sleek design and access to its vast network of readers. That network of readers continues to grow. In December 2016, Medium reported that it has 60 million monthly unique visitors, which was a 140% increase from the year before. https://medium.com/startup-grind/how-to-get-your-medium-stories-to-rank-on-the-front-page-of-google-85f51b5f7ed3
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This Is What Works in Facebook Headlines: The 20 Most Effective Phrases

This Is What Works in Facebook Headlines: The 20 Most Effective Phrases

Which phrases in headlines are most effective in encouraging people to engage with articles on Facebook? To find out, BuzzSumo examined the performance of 100 million article headlines published between March 1, 2017 and May 10, 2017. https://www.marketingprofs.com/charts/2017/32344/the-20-most-effective-headline-phrases-on-facebook
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6 Ways to Become a Millionaire While Working for Someone Else

6 Ways to Become a Millionaire While Working for Someone Else

You’ll never get rich working for someone else, or so they say. Many feel the risky, adventurous life of an entrepreneur is the surefire pathway of becoming a millionaire but what if you’re happier and more comfortable working for a boss who pays for your medical insurance? https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/296361
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Facebook viral marketing: When and why do apps “jump the shark?”

Facebook viral marketing: When and why do apps “jump the shark?”

Math warning! This blog post will be a little more technical than usual, so I apologize to those of you who are bored by this. Anyway, let’s get started. See this image before? Many would describe that as, EPIC FAIL 😉 http://andrewchen.co/facebook-viral-marketing-when-and-why-do-apps-jump-the-shark/