This is the second of a series of reposts of internal notes that I wrote while at Facebook. This one is about the time I stayed on the couch of Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky while on a business trip

I’ve been meaning to tell this story for a while. I’ve definitely told some of you. I don’t know if it holds a ton of lessons, or is just a reminder of how ridiculous the world can get. Regardless, it has to live on outside of my brain. Enjoy.

Last year, I had to go to Facebook Headquarters for a client…


This is the first of a series of reposts of internal notes that I wrote while a PM at Facebook. This one concerns the culture of ownership in an organization.

The art of the deal

Dave Franco closes deals every fucking day

Have you ever closed a deal? It feels fucking great. Leaving the scene of the crime, you and your coworkers might divert course to a day-drinking establishment, where you might throw back a few too many celebratory cocktails and conveniently forget to return to work that day. …

James Barnes

Former Facebook PM on Civic Integrity and Ads Measurement

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