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Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky

Airbnb is freezing marketing spending and slowing hiring as losses reportedly reach hundreds of millions of dollars

Airbnb has halted most teams to freeze hiring for the foreseeable future as layoffs sweep through hospitality startups.
Cannabis plants are seen inside a greenhouse of the Clever Leaves company in Pesca

CULTIVATED: How the cannabis industry is preparing for — and reeling from — the coronavirus pandemic

In this week's edition of Cultivated, we report on cuts at Green Bits, and break down how the cannabis industry is coping with coronavirus.

Silicon Valley’s decade: From Facebook’s promise of social networking to the anxiety of social distancing

In this week's Trending we look at the changes rocking Silicon Valley in the age of coronavirus, from venture capital and startups, to Airbnb.
Ohanian sign Times Square.

Reddit’s cofounder took out ads in a nearly empty Times Square urging people to stay home

Reddit cofounder Alexis Ohanian said that the idea of advertising on a billboard like this "just kind of popped in my head."
Products at Flow Kana's Cannabis Institute

CULTIVATED: Cuts at MedMen, the race to enter Canada’s edible market, and more

In this week's edition of Cultivated, we cover US edibles companies eyeing Canada, scoop quiet cuts at MedMen, and talk with buzzy startup Flow Kana.
Magic Leap CEO Rony Abovitz

Magic Leap, the hyped-up smart-glasses startup that raised over $2.6 billion from investors like Google, is reportedly exploring a sale

Magic Leap, a hyped-up augmented reality startup, is reportedly facing disappointing sales of its first flagship smart goggles.
Jimmy Iovine.

Jimmy Iovine once reportedly blew it in a meeting with Mark Zuckerberg and missed out on investing in Facebook

Jimmy Iovine was reportedly 45 minutes late to a meeting with Mark Zuckerberg in 2007 and told him that he didn't use Facebook.
Marijuana plants grow near a road in the Rif region, near Chefchaouen, Morocco, August 11, 2008.

CULTIVATED: Layoffs at Greenlane Holdings, big law is coming for cannabis, and more

In this week's edition of Cultivated, we get the scoop on layoffs at Greenlane, break down how big law is coming to cannabis, and more.
Caroline Stokes is the CEO of talent agency and executive search firm FORWARD, and an expert on growing your career in management consulting.

MAKING BIG MONEY: The ultimate guides to breaking into careers with 6-figure salaries

Whether you want to go freelance or land a high-paying, full-time job, experts share how to break into various careers with six-digit incomes.

CULTIVATED: Border towns boom, Wall Street warns against Canadian stocks, MedMen earnings, and more

In this week's edition of Cultivated, we look at cannabis 'border towns,' Wall Street's warning against Canadian stocks, MedMen earnings, and more.