Business

Everything involved in startup operations. From copywriting, to managing your career, optimising startup operations, hiring and retaining people, and general guides for getting the most out of your career.

Business

Why We Use Ads

Sometimes people answer (or complain) about ads. Here's why we use them: for freedom (, baby).
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
5 min read
Business

When Will the Market Bottom from the Coronavirus Crash?

Analysis of how long it will take for the market to bottom from the coronavirus, how long it will take, and how long recovery will take.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
9 min read
Business

How Inflation Works And Why Control it — Explained Simply

A simple 10-minute explanation of inflation and deflation — and what central banks do — without getting technical.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
8 min read
Business
Featured

Ten Powerful Tips to Improve your Business Writing

Nine simple and powerful tips to improve your business writing that I wish I was taught (and I teach everyone I can).
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
9 min read
Business
Featured

Creating Amazing Products — Lessons from Mediavine

What makes Mediavine outstanding as a company — an amazing product, community, and a raving fanbase.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
5 min read
Business

Launching a New Business - The Salon Startup

An analysis of starting a new online-only business from scratch - The Salon Startup
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
7 min read
Business
Featured

Convincing People: Answer the Person, Not the Question

Answering someone's question is more complicated than you might think.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
7 min read
Business
Featured

That's No Tech Startup: That's a Factory

The true operations cost base of companies like Wind, Lyft, Uber and Lime — factories, warehouses, customer support centres, onboarding centres, and mechanics.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
7 min read
Business

Lessons in Copywriting (and Business) from Comedians

Copywriting lessons from comedians, including wordplay, structure, and focus words.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
7 min read
Tech, Business
Featured

Can Ghost Be Used for Travel and Lifestyle Blogs?

WordPress is great, but Ghost is beautifully simple. But before deciding to use it for your travel or lifestyle blog, consider whether Ghost is your best option.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
8 min read
Business

Why I Don't Scrape Data, and Count Things by Hand

Why, as a consultant, instead of scraping data or relying on business intelligence, I still count things by hand.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
8 min read
Coding, Business

XLOOKUP in Google Sheets: Equivalents and Alternatives

XLOOKUP alternatives and equivalents in Google Sheets - Filter, Query, and Index(Match).
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
4 min read