What’s the best way to measure your company?

Paul Graham (Co-Founder & Partner at Y Combinator)
Startup = Growth

The growth of a successful startup usually has three phases: (1)…an initial period of slow or no growth; (2) As the startup figures out how to make something lots of people want and how to reach those people, there’s a period of rapid growth; (3) Eventually a successful startup will grow into a big company. Growth will slow…The phase whose growth defines the startup is the second one, the ascent. Its length and slope determine how big the com… (read more)