TIP503: The Story of Airbnb and Brian Chesky

  • Thread starter We Study Billionaires - The Investor’s Podcast
  • Start date
W

We Study Billionaires - The Investor’s Podcast

Guest
IN THIS EPISODE, YOU’LL LEARN:

  • 04:38 - How Airbnb originally started and its keys to becoming a $60 billion company.
  • 07:13 - Why getting into Y-Combinator was the critical turning point for Airbnb to get off the ground.
  • 11:40 - How their transition to selling specialty breakfast food helped keep them from going bankrupt.
  • 21:13 - Growth hacks Nate Blecharczyk used to help grow the company in the early days.
  • 29:12 - Airbnb’s biggest hurdles and challenges to becoming a big tech player.
  • 30:39 - Advantages Airbnb has over hotels in the hospitality industry.
  • 33:55 - How Chesky ensured Airbnb would become a stronger business through the pandemic despite losing 80% of their business practically overnight.



Disclaimer: Slight discrepancies in the timestamps may occur due to podcast platform differences.

BOOKS AND RESOURCES




SPONSORS

Support our free podcast by supporting our sponsors:


Support our show by becoming a premium member! https://theinvestorspodcastnetwork.supportingcast.fm

Support our show by becoming a premium member! https://theinvestorspodcastnetwork.supportingcast.fm


Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Support our show by becoming a premium member! https://theinvestorspodcastnetwork.supportingcast.fm

Continue reading...
 

Similar threads

A
Replies
0
Views
10
Armchair Expert with Dax Shepard
A
W
Replies
0
Views
6
We Study Billionaires - The Investor’s Podcast
W
W
Replies
0
Views
7
We Study Billionaires - The Investor’s Podcast
W
W
Replies
0
Views
9
We Study Billionaires - The Investor’s Podcast
W
Back
Top