Technovation with Peter High (CIO, CTO, CDO, CXO Interviews)
Craig Newmark, Founder of Craigslist and Craigconnects
Sep 5, 2016 · 24 min
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In this interview, Craig Newmark, Founder of Craigslist, discusses World Class IT principle one, People, and principle five, External Partnerships, with Metis Strategy. Some of the topics discussed include:

  • How Craigslist grew from a simple "cc" list
  • The rationale for Craigslist's simple design
  • Why he avoided investments from venture capitalists and bankers
  • How Craigslist attracted employees
  • The utilization of social media to connect people for mutual good
  • Individuals of personal influence
  • How the Bay Area has grown to attract so many talented people

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