Sam Parr
CEO, The Hustle

New Study: Ivy League Grads Earn Less Than Less Prestigious Colleges

A new study proves grads from America’s most prestigious colleges actually earn less than less fancy schools. Take that, Harvard.

Sam Parr • October 7, 2015

We've Grown From 2 People to 7

Two months ago we were two dudes working out of a free office space trying to build a massive media company. Now we're two dudes and four women. Watch us grow!

Sam Parr • September 22, 2015

What's a Typical Week For a Writer at SNL?

The writers at Saturday Night Live move at a breakneck pace. The host monologue is written the day of the show and rehearsals happen the day before.

Sam Parr • September 18, 2015

The First Two Months of The Hustle

In our first 2 months at The Hustle we've had over 500,000 readers. Here are a few more stats including headcount and revenue (or lack thereof).

Sam Parr • September 9, 2015

How Much Money Do Startup Founders Have In Their Bank Accounts?

We asked over 200 startup founders the one question you’ve always wanted to ask but were too afraid to: “How much money do you have?”

Sam Parr • August 24, 2015

What Biggie Smalls and Tupac Sounded Like When They Were 21

Entrepreneurs need to be more cocky.

Sam Parr • August 19, 2015

Part 3: Confessions from the Scammy, Underground World of Kindle eBooks

“Your last article was like a fart in a church.” An angry author’s side of the story.

Sam Parr • July 24, 2015

The One Thing Every Successful Person Has in Common

You won't believe what we found!

Sam Parr • July 14, 2015

Watch our startup recklessly blow through $500,000

We're about to publicly blow our wad launching our media company and we want you to watch.

Sam Parr • June 30, 2015

Broke Artist Believed in Sean Parker… Makes $200m Off Facebook Stock

Watch artist David Choe explain how Facebook’s cofounder convinced him to take stock as payment for painting office mural instead of cash. Sean Parker is one convincing mofo.

Sam Parr • June 4, 2015

How To Automate The Hiring Process In 3 Steps – With Jack Smith

Co-Founder of Vungle and Shyp

Sam Parr • December 4, 2014

Don't Be Tamed

Sam Parr • November 8, 2014

How We Found Our Speakers for Hustle Con

Here's a step by step guide on how to find conference speakers and convince them to speak for free.

Sam Parr • November 6, 2014

Jess Lee: How She Became CEO and Saved Polyvore

Jess Lee started as a user of Polyvore. Now, she's the CEO and has grown the company to over 20 million users. Here's how she pulled it off.

Sam Parr • November 5, 2014
Joel Gascoigne, the founder of Buffer, and Leo Widrich

Buffer: From Revenue on Day 4 to $3.5 Million a Year. Here's How Buffer Started

Joel Gascoigne, the founder of Buffer, explains step-by-step how he started his company with a simple MVP and is not making millions.

Sam Parr • November 3, 2014

Priceonomics: How They Create Such Viral Content

Rohin Dhar of Priceonomics regularly creates viral content that reaches millions of people a month. Here's how.

Sam Parr • November 2, 2014
how to write a cold email

Cold Email: Here's the Best Cold Email You'll Ever Write

Neville Medhora explains how this cold email template will make you the Don Draper of email.

Sam Parr • October 31, 2014

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