Entrepreneurial management

  1. Listen to the 42-minute version of Guy Rozs How I Built This podcast about the founders of AirBnB (can be located at NPR 10/17/2016 – https://www.npr.org/2016/10/17/497820565/airbnb-joe-gebbia , Identify three things you believe contributed to the founders success. 
  2. Based upon this podcast, identify an emerging trend you believe might provide future business opportunities in the hospitality industry post-COVID-19. How do you think this emerging trend might serve as a basis for a high growth company as future new venture owners assess the opportunity landscape. 
  3. Prepare a 700-word summary of your findings along with appropriate citations. Be prepared to discuss your company research and macro trend analysis in class.