Startup Life

Exit Strategies for Startups

Wait — you just started a company, why do you need an exit strategy? The nature of being the head of a venture-backed startup is that...
Mattan Griffel
2 min read

What are littleBits?

What are littleBits? LittleBits are kind of like legos, but for circuits. Using littleBits, you can make a wide array of hardware projects straight...
Chris Castiglione
38 sec read

Startup NDAs: Why you shouldn’t be afraid of someone…

This is probably the biggest topic I run into when I talk to would be founders. They ask questions like: How can I protect...
Mattan Griffel
3 min read

What is Payment Processing?

Key Takeaways Payment processing allows you to accept payments online. Here are three options to get you started: Easy: Services like Gumroad or Shopify...
Chris Castiglione
33 sec read

How Will You Make Money?

      You should have an answer to the question “How will you make money?” early on. You may even have several answers....
Chris Castiglione
1 min read

LLC vs. Corporation: Which is Right for Startups?

If You’re Starting A Startup: If you’re starting a startup, and you want to deal with equity, you’ll need to start something known as a...
Chris Castiglione
48 sec read

What Are Convertible Notes and Why Use Them?

Throughout our previous entries on raising funds as a startup, we’ve been talking about raising money for your company by sharing equity with venture...
Mattan Griffel
1 min read

12 Podcasts Every Entrepreneur Should Be Listening To

Podcasts are a great medium for learning about, well, almost anything — but they’re especially useful for learning about starting and leading a company. After all,...
Chris Castiglione
5 min read

Maintaining Healthy Relationships While Working at a Startup

The thing about putting your all into your startup is that, technically, then you don’t have anything left for the other important facets of...
Mattan Griffel
1 min read