Continuing last editions list of most read articles. Sharing Top 15 Most Read Articles of 2019 read on my weekly newsletter “Best of the Web”.
Most Read Articles: 15) PG’s awesome essay on ‘What makes a genius’ 14) How can a non-tech guy become the go-to advisor to some of the world’s most powerful tech companies? Great profile of a fascinating person, Bill Campbell – The Secret Coach. 13) The Gross Margin Problem: Lessons for Tech-Enabled Startups. Read here 12) Hanlon’s Razor (and why people are nicer than you think). Read here. 11) How India’s Growth Bubble Fizzled Out. Read here 10) Morgan Housel’s post, ‘Betting on things that never change‘ 9) Beautiful essay by Paul Graham on what it means to have kids. Read here 8) A light breezy read on “Rich People’s Problems”. Read here 7) How to build optionality into your life. Read here 6) Peter Thiel’s Contrarian Strategy. Read here 5) Capital ROI of various Indian Startups. Read here 4) Tiny networking tip by Ben Horowitz. Read ‘Strike when the Iron is hot‘ 3) Paul Graham’s classic 2004 essay, ‘How to make Wealth‘ 2) Maria Montessori and 10 famous graduates from her schools. Read here 1) My new goal in life is to avoid a mid-life crisis. Read here
3) Your Life in Weeks by Tim Urban(Waitbutwhy). Read here
Video of the Week: The Incredible Story of The PayPal Mafia. Watch here
Startup Trivia of the Week: OYO In 2015, OYO was delisted from Makemytrip, Goibibo and Yatra. Around that time Goibibo also launched GoStays, a competitor to OYO. Back then OYO claimed only 10% of their business came from these aggregators. The status quo continued till Oct-2017 when Yatra decided to re-list OYO.In Feb-2018, MMT (and Goibibo) also re-listed OYO. Source
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