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Ruby vs. Python: What’s the Difference?
Which is better Ruby or Python? I’ve used both Ruby and Python in my work — and while they’re similar, they’re also different in...
September 30, 2022
3 min read
The Hard Thing About Hard Feedback
When you’re a founder, you take a lot of feedback on different things. It doesn’t quite get annoying, that’s not the right word for...
June 3, 2022
55 sec read
What Are The Different Stages of Startup Fundraising?
Fundraising is complicated. We’ve Been There and We’re Here to Help You Through It. The early days of a company can be utopian: a...
April 1, 2022
3 min read
Startup NDAs: Why you shouldn’t be afraid of someone stealing your startup idea
This is probably the biggest topic I run into when I talk to would be founders. They ask questions like: How can I protect...
December 3, 2021
3 min read
What is Growth Hacking?
Growth Hacking is Marketing + Coding. Growth hacking is marketing + coding. It includes things like: landing page optimization, SEO, public relations, advertising, and...
November 26, 2021
32 sec read
How to Say No
There are a lot of great blog posts and books out there about how we should all say ‘No’ to more things in order to focus more on...
October 29, 2021
6 min read
Learning Hack: The Pomodoro Technique
What is the Pomodoro Technique? Pomodoros are a simple learning and productivity technique. We all get burnt out or spend time doing stuff that’s...
January 15, 2021
2 min read
How Do You Balance Your Time Between Execution and Managing People
More of a running a business question, but how much of your time do you spend executing vs. being in meetings, conferences etc? (I’m...
October 16, 2020
1 min read
Finding A Technical Co-Founder Or Developer For Your Startup
How do you find a co-founder or a developer to come onboard your startup? How do you speak to Code Monkeys? And what do you...
August 14, 2020
4 min read