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Salesforce has just announced its buying Slack for $27.7 Billion

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Source: Salesforce going after Slack in a huge acquisition


Today it’s worth $53 Billion with a portfolio of products

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Source: https://www.themuse.com/profiles/atlassian


For reference, this means the startup will hit the ‘unicorn’ status

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Source: https://unsplash.com/photos/3KmWk2WC_Z0


60% of the US workforce will be independent by 2027.

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Photo by Kai Pilger on Unsplash

Let’s quickly define what a gig is


All of these startups raised either little or no funding to be a unicorn

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Photo by Danielle MacInnes on Unsplash


If no one knows about your product, your startup will never take off.

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Photo by Headway on Unsplash


Many startups launch with one to three co-founders so why did this one need seven?

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Source: It has since grown into a 500+ person startup


Night owls are often misunderstood, so let’s take a look at the other side of the fence

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Photo by David Mao on Unsplash


For decades, the tech giant fought against pirated copies of its software.

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Source: Cologne Headquarters

How much has piracy cost Microsoft?


He started Amazon in 1994 and now is one of the richest people in the world

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Source: Jeff Bezos On Stage

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