Alexandra Belicova

Alexandra is mainly responsible for creating, distributing and managing EPIC content for Growth Tribe. She also dabbles in twittering, instagraming, snapchating and everything else millennials-related.

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What’s a Growth Team and How To Build One

Every startup out there is crying out for growth hackers, but the question is: will they know what to do with them once they’re hired? Do companies know how to build a powerful, execution-driven growth team? The momentum for growth teams is big. Facebook, Uber, Twitter, Spotify, Google and all the big guys have incorporated growth teams into their organizations, often from the very start. The rest are in a hurry to follow. Success & cross-disciplinary growth teams – is there a correlation? We’ll let you connect the dots… Let’s start by clarifying what a growth team is. As Brian Balfour puts it, “a growth team is a small, versatile, focused, data driven and aggressive group of unique individuals, who
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65 Pick Up Lines For Growth Hackers

On a particularly scorching day in Amsterdam, the team at Growth Tribe got a touch too creative. Our growth hacker, Job Rietbergen, to be exact. And thus, the fun began…   After coming up with a handful of pick up lines by ourselves, David suggested we release the idea into the world to see what the hive mind thinks about it. We asked “What pick up lines for growth hackers can you come up with?” on LinkedIn, Facebook, Inbound, Medium, Quora and Twitter. We were not disappointed..   So now. We give you.   65 PICK UP LINES FOR GROWTH HACKERS! (we’re sorry in advance)   Do you wanna see my heat map? Let me put you in my cluster..
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What Is Growth Hacking? Back To Basics.

  What is Growth Hacking?   A term that’s been sweeping the nation. And if you’re in the marketing industry, this is not something you can ignore… Especially when there’s direct proof of its popularity:     The term was coined by Sean Ellis back in 2010 and many field experts have already shared their stances on this topic. But there’s a wave of future growth hackers, growth marketers, technical marketers (whatever-you-want-to-call-it) to be – asking “What is Growth Hacking?”.   This is your introduction to Growth Hacking.   We have entered a new era. An era, where walls between data analysis, coding and marketing have dissolved. An era, where large marketing campaigns have been replaced by a mindset of
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How To Imprint Growth Into Your Company’s DNA

Growth Hacking, Growth Marketing, etc. All buzzwords. But. Whether you’re a VP, a manager, or a startup founder, your true north is always growth. Preferably 10 x Growth. Or at least, you should aim for that magnitude, otherwise, we hate to break it to you – you’re gonna flop very fast, very soon.   Talk about the unicorn you’re gonna become. Not the donkey you are today.   Robert Gaal, Managing Director at TQ     Your team plays a huge (if not defining) role in achieving the growth you so desire. In fact, if you’ve been hiring wisely, your team desires growth just as much as you do. We can’t stress enough how FRIKKIN’ important it is to have
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Top 20 Giggle-Inducing Tweets From The 1st Growth Tribe Academy

Twitter feeds can be so addictive… Especially when you have such an interactive audience… <Looking at you>. We managed to scroll all the way to October, 2015. Some of the tweets cracked us up, so we decided to share them with you. Some of them are noteworthy, some of them are funny and some of them made us go “wha?”… So to make this intro short, we give you our Top 20 Giggle-Inducing Tweets from the 1st Growth Tribe Academy! (that was a mouthful…) (1) (2) (3) This picture bugs me… Get it? #dadjokes (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) Work hard – party harder, am I right? (9) (10) Amen. (11) (12) Ping. (13) You gotta have your priorities straight. (14) (15) (16)
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Nobody Cares About Your Marketing Degree

  Web-scraping ring a bell?   Any idea what an actionable Google Analytics setup looks like?   Have you tried implementing Segment?   How many A/B tests have you run in your career?   Can you query a database without relying on a developer?     —–   Now. We see this developing into two scenarios:   1. You answered all of these without skipping a heartbeat. In this case, we don’t wanna jinx it, but we might have a potential growth hacker on our hands… Stay right there! Don’t move. We’ll send someone to get you.   2. You don’t know what any of those words mean… but guess what? That’s ok too.   Here’s a controversial statement for
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“If you move – you grow. It’s f*cking hard, but it works.”

Founding a startup in today’s oversaturated market is hard. Figuring out startup growth is even harder. Your genius product is far from enough to make it in today’s tech jungle. It’s the magic you choose to add to it that’ll make the difference. We brought TransferWise and Stripe’s growth experts in to deliver their “How to rock the startup scene 101s”.   Here’s how these bad-boys deal with startup growth.   If you can’t be bothered to read, these are for you:   Now.   Growth Tribe brought these two rockstars to Amsterdam’s growth hacking scene for a fun yet insightful evening of conversations on startup growth, culture, mission, innovation and other cool stuff.   But who are these people?  
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