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

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Cofounder Dilemma

Ian Morrison

January 19th, 2017

I dont agree with this conservative approach. Let us continue the dating metaphor and assume that the purpose of dating is to find the best mate,... More

Steve Owens

January 19th, 2017

I know several. Took them a while to make a living out of it, but it can work. I think the hardest part is not having any team members to bounce things... More

Freeland Shaw Part time wantrepreneur and lean startup champion.

January 18th, 2017

Robbe, first congratulations on wanting to be an entrepreneur and start your own thing. To recognize at an early age that you want to create something... More

Billy Ku

January 18th, 2017

Is 60 slides okay? No. 60 slides in 10 minutes means you're spending an average of 10 seconds per slide. That would likely make for a poor presentation.... More

Steve Owens

January 18th, 2017

@Jagadesan @Deborah Sent my email to you through the CFL message app

Max Avroutski

January 18th, 2017

I would caution against using anyone for any purposes related to patent writing or filing who is claiming to be "patent SOMEONE" without showing several... More

Sourabh Nagar Revenue Growth- Cloud-Enabled Technology Solutions

January 18th, 2017

Hi Siarhei, Greetings for the day!! Happy New year. To start with I agree with the point which is already mentioned by other fellow members "If... 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

Bob Snyder

January 18th, 2017

The hardest part of your venture will be finding funding sources for educated, skilled and entrepreneurial refugees (SMES) If you can get a few of... More

John Dex VP Product Management at MPIRICA Health Analytics

January 18th, 2017

Founder Institute is exceptional. Great instruction, great mentors & intense. I participated in the Seattle program. Some thoughts: Mentors tend... More

Max Avroutski

January 18th, 2017

I would caution against using anyone for any purposes related to patent writing or filing who is claiming to be "patent SOMEONE" without showing several... More

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

@ Jagadesan. Finish Line PDS, JumpStart Resources are two that I know of. Send me an email and I can connect you with them.

Robbe Nagel Interested and Motivated Teenage Entrepreneur

January 17th, 2017

According to the information given, you are building an online business. The fact that it is an online business, I think there is no problem at all... More

Alejandro Cremades

January 17th, 2017

Investors don't spend more than 3 minutes on pitch decks. They see thousands of them every year. Especially if we are talking about professional venture... More

Jagadesan Ganesan A seasoned tech guy. Into Conversational commerce.

January 17th, 2017

@Steve Owens, Can you please name a few such companies ?

Steve Owens

January 17th, 2017

We have several customers who have tried this. They spend about $25K to $50K in direct marketing cost, a couple of months of time, and usually get... More

Istvan Szukacs CTO as a service

January 17th, 2017

Hi Siarhei, We usually try to hire contractors with great track record for POC/MVP projects. This requires smaller upfront investment than going... More