Joel Gascoigne

Joel Gascoigne is the co-founder and CEO of Buffer, one of the most popular social media management platforms in the world.

In 2008, Joel co-founded Buffer to make social media management easier. Within the first 9 months, Buffer reached over 100.000 users.

Joel grew his business to $19M in annual revenue ($3m+ profit in 2018) and 70 employees.

In the summer of 2018, they completed a project of buying out a majority of their Series A investors, and spent $3.3 m in the process of gaining back complete control of the company.

He’s also an angel investor (some of the companies he invested in are: Unsplash, Outsite, First Code Company, inDinero, Conversio, and more).

All books recommended by Joel Gascoigne:

The 4-Hour Workweek:...

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The Autobiography of...

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Happiness: A Guide t...

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Vagabonding: An Unco...

by Rolf Potts

The Teaching of Budd...

by Bukkyo Dendo Kyokai

The Decision Maker: ...

by Dennis Bakke

Peace is Every Step:...

by Thich Nhat Hanh

Maverick: The Succes...

by Ricardo Semler

The Monk and the Rid...

by Randy Komisar

Do More Faster: Tech...

by Brad Feld, David Cohen

The Five Dysfunction...

by Patrick Lencioni

The Seven-Day Weeken...

by Ricardo Semler

The Power of Full En...

by Jim Loehr, Tony Schwartz

Joy At Work: A Revol...

by Dennis W. Bakke

The Alchemist

by Paulo Coelho

The Four Agreements:...

by Don Miguel Ruiz

Traction: A Startup ...

by Gabriel Weinberg, Justin Mares

Delivering Happiness...

by Tony Hsieh