Lenny Rachitsky founded the startup Localmind, which became part of Airbnb in 2012. He shared the lessons he learned from work at the company. We have translated the article.
Shortly after joining Airbnb, I heard co-founder Joe Gebbia talk with a designer. They discussed the redesign of the homepage. Joe wanted to do something the internet had not seen before. This attitude was the key to the growth and success of the company.
I started working at Airbnb as a developer, and later became one of the first project managers. Then the company consisted of a couple of dozen programmers, several designers and two cute dogs. Continue reading