It’s Lonely Being a Solo Founder
This is the story of how a solo founder deals with the loneliness and the emotional weight that comes from running a company alone
What I Did When I Couldn’t Find a Technical Co-Founder
Finding a technical co-founder often feels impossible. Here's what Groove's CEO Alex Turnbull did to overcome that obstacle
What I Fear Most As a Founder
I have many fears as an entrepreneur. Here’s why that’s not a bad thing, and why you shouldn’t be afraid of fear, either
Why I Turned Down $5 Million in VC Funding
After weeks of gut-wrenching indecision, I turned down a dream offer. Today, I’m sharing the five critical questions that led me to make that call...
5 Early Wins That Got Our SaaS Startup 1,000 Beta Users
They say the first million is the hardest. In SaaS, it's the first 1,000 users.
3 Early Fails That Nearly Killed Our Startup
Everyone knows startups are hard. Read our 3 worst failures from early on so that you can avoid them.
How We Got 1,000+ Subscribers from a Single Blog Post in 24 Hours
We had content, but no readers. Here are the exact steps we took to build relationships with influencers and find an audience
How We Failed Our Way to a Day on the Front Page of Hacker News
Every writer wants to be on the front page of Hacker News. There had to be a foolproof strategy to get there, and we set out to find it.
Why I Don’t Stress Over Competition Anymore
Every entrepreneur that I know has lost sleep worrying about their competition. Here’s why I’ve decided to stop worrying...
The Meltdown That Brought Our Startup to Its Knees for 15 Hours
How we implemented a communication plan for the unplanned outage that almost destroyed our business
How Our Startup Beat Burnout
Our team was working long hours and teetering on the edge of burnout. Here’s how we’ve managed to turn things around.