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