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I love airbnd.

While reading about Y Combinator and some of its successful students, I came across one of my favorite startups... airbnd . The idea behind airbnd , and this is straight off their site, is to connect people who have space to spare with those who are looking for a place to stay. Guests can build real connections with their hosts, gain access to distinctive spaces, and immerse themselves in the culture of their destinations. I couldn't agree more with their goal. I truly believe their philosophy works. Just from looking at the pictures of the houses available for lodging, you...

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Everything is easier said than done.

If there is one thing I know , is that reality can kill ambition. Or at the very least it can pose a potent threat to ambition. Deciding to start this venture with my younger brother was something I thought I was aware of its challenges. Before taking action , all our plans sounded like a wonderful fantasy. Just rehearsing these plans was exciting and reassuring . Plans like silk printing the shirt, the e-commerce site and the availability of capital were all made with the assumption that life is very straight forward. Of course not to mention our plans...

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