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Startup Lessons from Netflix co-founder, Marc Randolph

I recently had the pleasure of reading Marc Randolph’s That Will Never Work: The Birth of Netflix and the Amazing Life of an Idea.

The book chronicles the first few years of Netflix — from figuring out how to send VHS through the post, and then figuring out it was a bad idea, to capitalizing on DVD, turning down an acquisition offer from Amazon, being turned down…




Entrepreneur. Author. Podcast host. Metalhead. Wannabe Surfer.

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Steve Glaveski

Steve Glaveski

Founder of METARISE. CEO of Collective Campus. HBR writer. Author of Time Rich, and Employee to Entrepreneur. Host of Future Squared podcast. Occasional surfer.

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