Category Archives: Startup Insights

Project Managers are Useless

Let me explain why. Project managers do the When and How Product managers do the What and Where And…Developers are the ones who actually build it! In many cases developers know more and have a better understanding of a business than anyone because they are coding it line by line. Product Managers are creative thinkers, […]

Building for Scale or Rebuild

I am always amazed when I hear people give estimates on building a project. They are estimates, they could be longer or shorter, but I always have to ask…when have you worked on a project that finished early? It’s just like a home mortgage, you really think a variable rate will go down? Are you […]

Surviving as a Startup Junkie

You have a lot of ideas. You try and build some, but run out of money, lose traction, or get killed by competition. Been there done that… How do you survive? B2C (Business to Consumer?) kinda.. more like Back to Consulting. I am always amazed that so many consultants always seem to have a startup […]

Staging a Startup

How do you eat an elephant? One bite at a time… I know a bit wrong, but hear me out. So you have an idea, but it’s big, it’s huge, it’s as complex as Facebook. How are you going to build it…. simple. One bite at a time. Start with creating and laying out some […]