el producto #200

🎰 The week in figures

$2B: ByteDance is in talks with Sequoia and other backers to raise as much as $2B on a $180B valuation; the funding round is set to occur before ByteDance lists some of its businesses on the Hong Kong stock exchange

📰 What’s going on

Netflix is testing a TV network-style linear content channel in France; dubbed Netflix Direct, it’s offering shows and movies one after the other; available to existing Netflix subscribers via a web browser

💵 Q3 financials

PayPal ($220B market cap) Q3 beats: $5.46B revenue, up 25% YoY ($5.43B expected); $1.07 EPS ($0.94 expected); $247B in total payment volume; Venmo saw its best quarter ever with $44B in total payment volume; 15.2M net new active accounts, bringing the total to 361M

👩🏾‍💻 Good reads

5 tips for building relationships as Product Managers. Helen Zou shares some practical advice on how to bring out that basic humanity to guide folks to work together and see the best in each other

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🙂 #alwaysbekind

During the upcoming weeks (for as long as the Covid-19 crisis goes on) I will keep dedicating my evenings to offer free consultation / advice / coaching / casual chats to any impacted professionals that would like to reach out. Don’t be a stranger, reach out by DM if you are interested, and let’s help each other. We are all humans after all, and we are all on the same boat

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Angel Jaime

Angel Jaime

Full-time learner, product stuff, “triathlete” & global traveller. CPO @ Yayzy, frmr Product Leader @ Revolut, @ Booking.com and @ Just Eat.