What Facebook got right with its IPO — Howard Anderson

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From WSJ MarketWatch

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (MarketWatch) — A year after the Facebook IPO the media bellyaching about all the things the social media company did wrong is relentless.

“Facebook, One Year Later: What Really Happened in the Biggest IPO Flop Ever,” reads a headline in The Atlantic. “Missed out on the Facebook IPO and couldn’t be happier,” reads another on CNNMoney. And from Forbes: “Facebook Year One: Fighting Back from an IPO Flop.”

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Howard Anderson is the Bill Porter (1967) Distinguished Senior Lecturer of Entrepreneurship at the MIT Sloan School. He was the founder of the Yankee Group and co-founder of Battery Ventures.

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