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Navigating Crisis with Alex Zaccaria: The Linktree Journey

Founders Fortitude

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In an illuminating episode of Founders Fortitude, Alex Zaccaria, co-founder of Linktree, shares a riveting account of resilience and innovation amidst the pandemic’s onset. When COVID-19 threatened to dismantle the music and entertainment agency Bolster, Alex and his team faced the dual challenge of managing Linktree’s explosive growth and Bolster’s sudden revenue collapse. This episode delves into the harrowing yet inspiring journey of navigating through uncertainty, making pivotal decisions under pressure, and the crucial role of adaptability in the face of adversity.

Key takeaways from this episode:

  • The importance of agility and readiness to pivot in response to unforeseen challenges.
  • The significance of maintaining a positive outlook and resilience during times of crisis.
  • Insights into the fundraising process under duress and the value of learning on the fly.
  • Strategies for managing personal well-being and avoiding burnout amidst business turmoil.

Tune into Founders Fortitude to gain insights, find encouragement, and realise you’re not alone.

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About Founders Fortitude

Founders Fortitude is a LinkedIn video series by Day One that unveils the challenging and triumphant moments of a founder’s journey, offering encouragement and insights to bridge the often lonely path to success. Don’t miss out on the inspiring stories that await; tune into Founders Fortitude.

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Day One is a podcast network for the everyday startup folks in Australia. It’s about real stories from founders, investors, and operators who’ve been there and done that. No fluff, just the gritty details of what it’s like to start and run a business.

Tune into Founders Fortitude to gain insights, find encouragement, and realise you’re not alone.

For your weekly dose of founder courage: Follow Day One on LinkedIn and sign up for the Day One newsletter.

About Founders Fortitude

Founders Fortitude is a LinkedIn video series by Day One that unveils the challenging and triumphant moments of a founder’s journey, offering encouragement and insights to bridge the often lonely path to success. Don’t miss out on the inspiring stories that await; tune into Founders Fortitude and follow Day One on LinkedIn to keep at it and realise you’re not alone.

About Day One

Day One is a podcast network for the everyday startup folks in Australia. It’s about real stories from founders, investors, and operators who’ve been there and done that. No fluff, just the gritty details of what it’s like to start and run a business. Want to hear from people who get it? Follow Day One on LinkedIn and catch the latest episodes. 🚀

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