How Facebook Grew Too Big to Handle

The tech giant’s ‘growth team’ brought it over a billion users — but did it also sow the seeds for current troubles?

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By Hannah Kuchler

If you joined Facebook at any time over the past decade, Alex Schultz probably had something to do with it. The 36-year-old from south London, a Cambridge physics…

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