27 min

Rejecting a $375K Offer from Instagram & Becoming a Creator Growth Marketing Stories

    • Marketing

In this episode, we learn from Linda Zhang's career decisions as a PM, and a creator.


We've discussed:


2:53 -How she got an interview and then an offer from Instagram Reels?


5:37 - During an interview, what is a bad, good and great answer?


7:55 - Why did she reject such a lucrative offer?


13:57 - How she grew her newsletter early on?


16:38 - What's the secret to promoting content on Reddit?


21:10 - What advice she'd give to her earlier self when starting a newsletter?


22:56 - How she created her personal monopoly?


Check out her story in detail by reading these blog posts:


I quit my tech job, here's what I learnedHow I negotiated $375K Facebook PM offerWhat it's really like as a new entrepreneurProduct ToolkitPersonal Monopoly Notes (David Perell)

In this episode, we learn from Linda Zhang's career decisions as a PM, and a creator.


We've discussed:


2:53 -How she got an interview and then an offer from Instagram Reels?


5:37 - During an interview, what is a bad, good and great answer?


7:55 - Why did she reject such a lucrative offer?


13:57 - How she grew her newsletter early on?


16:38 - What's the secret to promoting content on Reddit?


21:10 - What advice she'd give to her earlier self when starting a newsletter?


22:56 - How she created her personal monopoly?


Check out her story in detail by reading these blog posts:


I quit my tech job, here's what I learnedHow I negotiated $375K Facebook PM offerWhat it's really like as a new entrepreneurProduct ToolkitPersonal Monopoly Notes (David Perell)

27 min