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What I Learned Going from 1 Million Users to Restarting My Career in Growth Marketing

You don’t need a marketing degree to become a great growth marketer. You need to be empathetic and analytical. I originally started school to study psychology because I was interested in people. Since switching to […]

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How Data Captures Human Behavior

This is the first in a series of posts regarding data analytics for growth marketing. One of the superpowers growth marketers possess  is the ability to decipher human psychology with data. They say that human […]

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Language as the Oldest Growth Hack Known to Mankind

Words matter! Whether written, spoken, printed, web, mobile, or interpreted by Siri — what you say, hear and convey makes an impact. We were fortunate to have Gaurav Ragtah as our guest at our Growth […]

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7 Growth Hacks I Used to Connect with Over a Thousand Entrepreneurs

Six months ago I risked everything. I arrived in San Francisco with almost no network. I left my comfortable job consulting for lifestyle entrepreneurs and young, growing startups. I left San Diego’s sun and ridiculously good-looking […]

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Positivity Factor – Matt Earnest Shares How Interacting with Real People Leads to Early Customers

Matt Earnest, El Disco Lyft, gave a fireside chat at Joshua Fechter’s SF Growth Marketing Meetup.  It was sponsored by GrowthX Academy and the interview was by our own Adam Wald, who was another early Lyft […]

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Confessions from the Underground World of Growth Hacking Instagram-Automation

People who game the system. Are you one of them? They sit behind the comfort of their laptop simply hitting keys while automating hundreds of thousands of interactions. Like, Like, Like, Comment, Comment. You think […]

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What do you do with your 168 hours a week?

At Joshua Fechter’s popular Growth Marketing meetup (GrowthX Academy is a proud sponsor), Hanson So was the guest speaker. He has a fascinating story of how he started learning digital marketing as a teenager. He would build sites with […]

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Should Growth Marketers Learn to Code?

There is no more helpless feeling than wanting to make changes at a tech company and having to wait on the engineering team to “get back to you on that.” Being able to dive in and make your own changes is a transforming skill that makes you exponentially more valuable to any tech company.

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Driving Growth with Viral Loops

I was watching a guest speaker at Stanford in 2009 discuss three projects he had started . The first one grew to 25K users in a year. The second one grew to 2.5M users in six […]

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Why We Launched the Growth Marketing Program at GrowthX Academy

Being in tech is not just about coding — it’s also about bringing people and technology together. There is a massive need for smart, driven people who have the skills and experience to help innovators get their […]

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Twelve Weeks To Become a GrowthX Insider

Transforming yourself and building the life you want takes time. I would love to tell you that you could come listen to someone (even me) talk for 2 or 3 hours and your whole life […]

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