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This article was published on January 17, 2011

Groupon’s original business plan, written on a napkin

Groupon’s original business plan, written on a napkin
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MessageParty‘s Amanda Peyton posted this napkin “business plan,” presumably written by Andrew Mason for The Point, which later spawned Groupon. “Isn’t this everyone’s plan?” She asked.

November 23rd, 2006 also happens to have been Thanksgiving Day in the U.S.

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