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The Founders’ List: James Currier (General Partner at NFX) on “The Psychology of Startup Growth”

James Currier · @jamescurrier · Jan 2021

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This is The Founders’ List – audio versions of essays from technology’s most important leaders, selected by the founder community.

Growth comes from adopting the right psychology. The right mindset. From an approach you bring to your daily work consistently for years. In this episode of The NFX Podcast, James Currier shares the five hallmarks of high-performance growth psychology.

James Currier is one of Silicon Valley’s foremost experts in growth and network effects. A four-time serial entrepreneur, having founded companies like Tickle (150 million users), Wonderhill Gaming (45 million users), he helped more than 10 companies get to more than 10 million users, including Goodreads and Poshmark. He was a pioneer of user-generated models, viral marketing, A/B testing, crowdsourcing, and other influential growth techniques.

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