"To me, what matters most — and where I want to show the meaningful progress — is how quickly we can ship against those and how quickly we can show that we provide daily utility to people," said Dorsey.
When pressed on how he measures success, Dorsey said it's all about user numbers, something Wall Street has been equally focused on.
"We have a report card every single day — it's how many people are using our platform, how many people are valuing it and that is what we're focusing on," he said.
In Twitter's most recent earnings report released in April, the company reported it had grown monthly active users to 310 million, up from 305 million at the end of 2015.
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