Get in it for the long haul.

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There are two lines of thought in startup design: short-term gains and long-term profits. Both philosophies have their associated benefits and drawbacks, though it can be argued that those that plan for the long term from the beginning will ultimately be successful.

There’s a lot of founders who want to point to successes like Snapchat — founded in 2011, billion dollar IPO in 2017 — and kid themselves that a…

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Joan Westenberg

Joan Westenberg

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Chaotic good. Award winning creative director & writer, ft. in Wired, Inc, SF Chronicle, TNW. Founder thisisstudioself.com