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Paul Brescia

Atlassian’s unconventional growth, trend spotting from a data-journalist, and the TikTok feta effect

Paul Brescia
Professional Development
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Unpacking five of Atlassian’s most unconventional company building moves

This piece in First Round Review features insights from Jay Simons, who was Atlassian’s president as the Australian success story grew from a $20 million to $2 billion company.

“Atlassian chose to trade off faster short-term growth and opportunity for the long-term durability of the company, which is a trade that we would make every single day.”

Three top trend spotting tips from a data journalist

Lisa Reid is a data journalist who reports on internet trends. In this piece, she shares her tips for checking the pulse of the internet at any given moment.

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