Startup building — Why first-time founders need structure

  1. The Startup Mindset — How to get into the right mindset to begin building your startup.
  2. The Startup Ideation — How to find a compelling, well-researched idea that you are passionate to build.
  3. The Startup Business Model — How to add detail to your idea to narrow down on the different cogs in the machine.
  4. The Startup Co-founder — How to look for a compatible co-founder who will work with you towards the success of your startup.
  5. The Startup Execution — Phase One — How to take small steps towards building the right product by repeatedly validating it with your actual customers.
  6. The Startup Evolution — How to build the product your customers actually want by going over the cycle of re-wiring and re-tooling, or simply by changing directions.
  7. The Startup Jazz — How to build your product that leaves your customers so delighted that they cannot stop raving about it.
  8. The Startup Measurements — How to observe key metrics and trends to learn how your startup is doing.
  9. The Startup Team — How to build a team that is as passionate as you are about building an invaluable product for your customers.
  10. The Startup Marketing — How to sell your product like your customers cannot do without it.
  11. The Startup Network — How to build effective relationships with investors, advisors, and experts in the field, and learn how to navigate through unconscious biases to come out strong.
  12. The Startup Catch — What the founders I interviewed identified as “catches” that no one told them about.
  13. The Startup Failure — How to overcome rejection and bounce back so that you can keep the ball rolling.

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Author of “The Startup Leap: Finding Structure in the Chaotic Journey of Startup Building”. I write for fun and code for money. [Website — www.uttarashekar.com]

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Uttara Shekar

Uttara Shekar

Author of “The Startup Leap: Finding Structure in the Chaotic Journey of Startup Building”. I write for fun and code for money. [Website — www.uttarashekar.com]

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