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We did a huge 10,000+ word deep dive on 7 of the fastest-growing personal finance apps of all time — including Mint, Robinhood, and Credit Karma — to highlight the core strategies these companies are using to build, engage, and monetize their audience.
Nellie Bowles of the NY Times penned a fantastic article on the Esalen Institute — where Silicon Valley gets in touch with its soul. The article is in The Blurb, but I’ve shared a few amazing passages from it below.
First, I found this point about killing it and dying inside quite poignant.
TBH, “Connect to your inner-net” is one of the best names for a class I’ve ever heard.
And the class also sounds quite amazing.
After you read the article, tell us on Twitter @cbinsights what your favorite quote/passage from the article was.
In 2014, we were 21 people, and now are at 168. Growing the team (and revenue) 8x over the past 3 years while maintaining a culture centered on ambition, humility, and helpfulness to one another and to our clients is an amazing accomplishment, so congrats to the team.
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