This is about as close to a private company earnings report as we can manage
Earlier this week I asked startups to share their Q3 growth metrics and whether they were performing ahead of behind of their yearly goals.
Lots of companies responded. More than I could have anticipated, frankly. Instead of merely giving me a few data points to learn from, The Exchange wound up collecting sheafs of interesting data from upstart companies with big Q3 performance.
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Naturally, the startups that reached out were the companies doing the best. I did not receive a single reply that described no growth, though a handful of…