All you have to do is prepare a 1,000 word essay answering five questions (What are you most excited to experience in Omaha? What are you most looking forward to at the Berkshire Hathaway Shareholders Meeting? What’s your favorite Airbnb experience? What’s next on your travel bucket list?) and beat out the thousands of other people hoping to gain a little business wisdom through osmosis.
For one weekend only–the weekend of the annual shareholders meeting for Mr. Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc.–Airbnb is running a contest to give away a stay for six people at the three-bedroom house...The contest comes as Airbnb is making a big push to make rooms available in Omaha during the Berkshire annual meeting at the personal request of the Oracle of Omaha–who has been looking for ways to reduce the cost of attending the event.
Extra points will presumably be awarded to applicants who reference Cherry Coke, See's Candy, or the age at which he lost his virginity in the back of a horse and buggy.