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Recessions & Bear Markets

Half of the companies in the Fortune 500 were started during a bear market or recession. In fact, Fortune Magazine itself was founded ninety days after the market crash of 1929. FedEx, Oil Crisis of 1973 UPS...

Antifragility

According to essayist and statistician, Nassim Taleb, “Antifragility is a property of companies that increase in their capability to thrive after experiencing stressors, volatility, and hardships”.  There is a...

Collaboration

What is the conceptual difference between Slack and Dropbox? It might seem odd to compare the two now, but just a few years ago it seemed like Slack and Dropbox were both competing for the same title in the...

Coronavirus & The Atlassian Summit

The Atlassian Summit in Las Vegas was canceled this week due to Coronavirus fears. In its place, the Atlassian Remote Summit was created.  Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook were all abuzz with people upset online...

$1 Billion – The Atlassian Ecosystem

The General Partner of a16z once said, “As investors in Airbnb, Instacart, and many others, it’s no secret that we’re bullish on (if not obsessed with) marketplace companies”. Over the past decade...

Bot Conversion Strategies

Learnings from 3 months of conversions to premium Hi there — we are Nextup.ai the makers of the JIRA Slack bot that connects Slack to JIRA via an always listening bot implementation. This post shares some insights into...