Hello everyone! I’m going to try out a new weekly newsletter format. This time called the “Space Putin Digest”. Props to those of you who get the refer…
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sorry to clutter your inbox with a not very useful message, but unfortunately Substack has a bit of a bug with unpausing subscriptions. you may receive…
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Operators Ep 7: Bob Meese (Duolingo)Listen now (40 min) | Bob Meese is the Chief Revenue Officer at Duolingo. He joined the company at <$1m in revenue and has helped them scale up to $100…
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Hi! With a whole new slate of Operators episodes scheduled for most of the rest of the year, and with a bit more consistent writing, I decided to unpau…
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The mantra of 2020 has been “it’s time to build” and Cover is a company doing just that — literally. Today Cover, a full-stack homebuilder, is announci…
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Operators Ep 6: Babak Siavoshy (Anduril)Listen now (51 min) | Babak Siavoshy has had a remarkable legal career focused on privacy and civil liberties, having worked on the landmark Supreme Co…
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OpenAI, an AI research foundation started by Elon Musk, Sam Altman, Greg Brockman, and a few other leaders in ML, recently released an API and website …
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Operators Ep 5: Zach Kitschke (Canva)Listen now (57 min) | Today’s guest, Zach Kitschke, is one of the earliest employees at Canva. During his time there he has had a few roles, including …
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Shortly after the last ramblings, I discovered that Substack had developed a pause feature for paid subscriptions which I decided to take advantage of.…
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Operators Ep 4: Sanne Manders (Flexport)Listen now (69 min) | Today’s guest, Sanne Manders, is COO of Flexport. We chat about everything from scaling international logistics, how to make your…
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Eastern v Western Ramblings are probably back. More likely it’s every other week/a bit more sporadic than the first 3 months but who knows. I originall…
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Operators Ep 3: Brett Browman (Square/Opendoor)Listen now (40 min) | Today’s guest, Brett Browman, has been head of performance marketing at two killer startups in a row. He first worked at Square, …
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