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The Airbnb story : how three ordinary guys disrupted an industry, made billions... and created plenty of controversy

Author: Leigh Gallagher, (Journalist)
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A thorough and objective profile of this groundbreaking and unusual company covers its founders, meteoric rise, nagging troubles, and global popularity.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gallagher, Leigh (Journalist), author.
Airbnb story
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017
(DLC) 2017006781
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leigh Gallagher, (Journalist)
ISBN: 9780544952669 0544952669 9781328745545 1328745546 9780753545584 0753545586
OCLC Number: 959535493
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xx, 236 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
The hustle --
Building a company --
Airbnb nation --
The bad and the ugly --
Air rage --
Hospitality, disrupted --
Learning to lead --
What's next?
Responsibility: Leigh Gallagher.

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In 2008, two broke art school graduates and their coder-whiz friend set up a platform that - in less than a decade - became the largest provider of accommodations in the world. Now valued at $30  Read more...
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"An engrossing story of audacious entrepreneurism and big-industry disruption, The Airbnb Story is a tale for our times." Charles Duhigg, author of bestsellers Smarter Faster Better and The Power of Read more...

 
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