Autodesk recently opened up its checkbook to do its first ever big acquisition in 35 (!) years — acquiring PlanGrid for almost $1 billion! Wow.
Tracy Young did two amazing sessions with SaaStr + YCombinator, some of our most highly rated. It’s worth taking a look at both if you have time.
The first was a terrific session at YC Startup School on how to build a great product:
The second was “The Best of Y Combinator B2B Founders” with Sam Altman, Tracy, and the CEOs of Gusto and Amplitude:
Transcript here: https://www.saastr.com/best-best-yc-saas-founders-video-transcript/
Huge congrats to PlanGrid, Tracy Young, and Autodesk!!
There are so many great learnings in both these sessions.