How to kill Airbnb at its own game
The real long term threat to Airbnb is a competitor. So what strategic approach should its competitors take if they want to take on Airbnb?
NB: This is a guest article by Drew Meyers of OhHeyWorld.
Airbnb is the darling poster child of the entire startup world right now. The company raised $200 million in its latest round, at a valuation of $2.5 billion.
Over the course of the last few months in San Francisco, Seattle, Boston, New York, and Washington DC, I’d venture a guess that Airbnb was mentioned in 95% of conversations I had related to tech startups.
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