Simon Peter Debbarma Self proclaimed futurologist & multiverse explorer

January 19th, 2017

Let me give you a different answer. If your 60 slides is mostly just one images per slide, or an engaging experience that requires you to use 60 slides,... More

David Lark Выпускник - Dnipropetrovs'kij Nacional'nij Universitet

January 19th, 2017

Cost of designing an app based on the project complexity. Design normally takes around 15-25% of total time expenses from idea to ready-made product... More

Benjamin Appleby growth hacker. 21 years of age.

January 19th, 2017

Try Angel List bro, or depending on your stage of development, you could apply for an app incubator/accelerator programme such as Y-Combinator or... More

Sourabh Nagar Revenue Growth- Cloud-Enabled Technology Solutions

January 19th, 2017

The Myth About Motivation Harry F. Harlow was a professor of psychology at the university of Wisconsin who, in 1940 started a experiment for studying... More

Palash Bagchi Constant Innovator, fanatic marketeer

January 19th, 2017

I just wrote a piece on Growth Hacking for SaaS startups. This piece is a summation and a quick reference of my last 4 years of learning in building... More

Mauricio Garcia Jacques Idealist bordering naivety with medical background

January 18th, 2017

Read as many books as possible on successful and failed ventures and related material! so much to learn and helps keep up the motivation. This is... More

Julien Vicente

January 18th, 2017

I'd say do the most you can do yourself. Show yourself (and the world) that you're capable of getting things done. You don't have tech skills? But... More

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Cofounder Dilemma

Sam McAfee Building Popup Incubators for Corporate Innovation Programs

January 18th, 2017

First, it's possible to begin working tog before you sign anything formal. Find small ways to work together first. Second, you can check someone's... More

Chris

January 18th, 2017

Yes (small things & low risk) just jump in, don't think about it just close your eyes and go. Whatever is holding you back (if it flops, friends... More

Larry MacDonald

January 18th, 2017

Sixty slides = the kiss of death. The purpose of your first pitch is pass the smell test and get a chance to make a more complete pitch. So 60 slides... More

Nicolas Form

January 18th, 2017

I agree with Bob. Most of the time, whatever your idea is, you can make it "by hand" before automating it with an app or a web platform. Try first... More

hannahtoku lesli WELL AM VERY KIND AND LONELY SINGLE LADY MOOD

January 18th, 2017

You could have a waiting list, or do a "pre-order" approach while you work on the MVP, to get an idea of how interested people are. Make sure to write... More

Christoph Ranaweera

January 18th, 2017

I did it around 3 years ago. Not sure how the LA program exactly works and what changed in the 3 years but it should still apply: 1. expect intensive... More

Sarah Stefaniuk Altruistic founder wanting to make positive change

January 18th, 2017

This is a great story Bret. You have inspired me as I am in a similar situation that you were in - afraid to share my good idea but know I have to... More

Deborah Callahan Founder of Wanderstarr.com

January 18th, 2017

@Steve Owens, Can I email you?

David Feng Co-Founder at Reamaze, Clearalias, and Roninapp.

January 18th, 2017

You should be doing most of the communicating. Not your slides. Therefore, 60 slides is about 50-55 too many. You should be able to explain your idea,... More

Steve Owens

January 17th, 2017

Idea to 10x+ exit experience.

Alexis Rhyner Zesty + Enthusiastic x Adventurous = Me

January 17th, 2017

Hola Mateo, felicidades! Having lived in Los Angeles for 4 years myself, I can tell you that you will enjoy the city very much. Have you heard of... More

Filip Valica Product Development Engineer (Mechanical)

January 17th, 2017

No. As Steve O mentioned, there are faster ways of validating the market. Crowdfunding is for teams that have an audience already. Think of it as... More

prayank khandelwal Technology enthusiast. IPR associate. Startups

January 17th, 2017

Hey, I guess this is bit late but if you are still thinking of filing a patent, I may help you in doing so. I work from India in collaboration with... More