How to Build a Company like Airbnb

“Inspired by the approach Disney took in developing the original Snow White film, the founders began looking at Airbnb not as just a website or a service but as a story, with a beginning, middle, and end.”

Lenny Rachitsky spent seven years working at Airbnb and in that time learned what it takes to build a successful company.

In this post he shares seven lessons about building a company including to nail the problem statement, maintain a high bar for everything, and think of organization design as a product.

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