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The journey between an initial idea and actually shipping can be summed up with one word: agony.

November 24, 2015 · 1  min.

One of the best and most positive movements proliferating around the tech community is what Product Hunt founder and CEO Ryan Hoover calls “building in public.” Because of both lean startup principles and a thriving community of pay-it-forward individuals, we […]

October 22, 2015 · 3  min.

Step one in building a new company is the YC adage: “Build something people want.” But how do you go about figuring out what people want? The obvious answer we all give (and receive) in the startup community is to […]

October 22, 2015 · 5  min.

The NextView podcast Traction shares the incredible stories of the creative and unusual things entrepreneurs did to make initial progress in an important. Listen on iTunes, SoundCloud, or Stitcher. The founding stories of companies like LinkedIn, DraftKings, General Assembly, The Muse,NatureBox, InsightSquared, […]

August 20, 2015 · 2  min.

Startups and their founders who claim to be in “stealth mode” prior to launch are such a commonplace part of the startup ecosystem that it might seem odd to question its merits. But it’s important to address this head on and […]

Lee Hower
June 11, 2015 · 3  min.

Accidental VC is a series of short posts written by me, Jay Acunzo. Though I never planned it, I somehow wound up working in VC as NextView’s VP of platform. As an operator, not an investor, I’m amazed at how many casual, […]

April 2, 2015 · 3  min.

If you’re in the tech startup industry today, you get the sense that every one of your peers wants to take on the entire world.

March 19, 2015 · 10  min.

Tamiz Ahmed is a former product manager at Bleacher Report, where he helped build the successful app for sports fans, Team Stream, prior to the company’s nine-figure sale to Turner. Ahmed is a former Googler and the current founder of Nani. […]

March 10, 2015 · 6  min.

Seed-stage startups lack a history of proof but offer plenty of promise.

January 15, 2015 · 7  min.

Josh Porter is the founder of What to Wear Daily, a service that helps you prepare for your day. He is best-known as the creator of 52 Weeks of UX and was also head of UX at HubSpot, by way […]

November 12, 2014 · 9  min.