41 Lessons Learned after Five Years as a Startup Founder
Greatist turns five tomorrow.
Five years is a major milestone.
It feels like just yesterday I was working out of a 24-hour Starbucks in San Francisco and no one had ever heard of…
Lessons Learned After Three Years as a Startup Founder
1. Hire slooow.
We’ve built a culture I’m crazy proud of. It’s not about just “startup stuff” like no vacation policy, comped gym memberships, and totally flexible hours — we have those, sure. But it’s why we have those things that matters most…
Lessons Learned After Two Years As a Startup Founder
1. A positive attitude can be unexpectedly powerful.
Imagine if every time you opened your inbox you said “I love email” instead of “Ugh, email is slowly, but surely murdering me with a million tiny iPhone notifications straight to the heart.” It…