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20+ min read · From 2018 · Written by Sam Altman · Illustrated by Gregory Koberger · Spanish translationWe spend a lot of time advising startups. Though one-on-one advice will always be crucial, we thought it might help us…
10 min read · From 2015 · We have the privilege of meeting with thousands of entrepreneurs every year, and in the course of those discussions are presented with all kinds of numbers, measures, and metrics that illustrate the…
~16 min read · 2020-05-12 · Considering every startup confronts this question at some point, I was surprised by how little has been written about it. Particularly anything actionable. So I decided to do my own digging. I spent…
~15 min read · 2019-12-07 · December 2019 The most damaging thing you learned in school wasn't something you learned in any specific class. It was learning to get good grades.When I was in college, a particularly earnest…
8 min read · From 2017 · When you have launched a startup or prototype, one of the most important strategies to prove is your business concept and gaining early user traction. If you’re like most startup founders, you don’t have much money, nor do you have enough money to hire a PR agency. However, to become a great entrepreneur means you […]
~20 min read · From 2018 · Superhuman founder and CEO Rahul Vohra walks us through the framework his startup used to make product/market fit more actionable, detailing the survey and four-step process that were key to measuring…
~12 min read · Jun 3rd · America’s convoluted and highly politicized immigration system puts roadblocks in the way of foreign-born founders. As two dozen other countries woo them with startup visas and other perks, the U.S.…
The basic problem is that America has no startup visa specifically for founders, despite more than a decade of efforts to get one established. For years, the U.S. attracted the best and brightest. But now entrepreneurs around the globe have more—and easier—choices.
Roughly 25 countries, including Singapore and the U.K., are wooing entrepreneurs with startup visas set up in the past decade.
4 min read · May 30th · Compliance means that a company meets a minimum set of controls. Security encompasses a broad range of best practices and software that help address risks associated with the company’s operations.
One of the best ways startups can begin tackling security is with an early security hire.
4 min read · May 30th · Projecting legitimacy helps you get buy-in from investors, customers, and other key stakeholders.
three actionable strategies to manage legitimacy to access the resources they need: leveraging existing sources of legitimacy, aligning actions with resource holders’ expectations, and redefining perceptions or assumptions held by resource holders
9 min read · Jun 9th · Community has never felt louder in startupland. Bringing people together over a shared interest is innate to human nature. And, coming out of a lonely, draining pandemic, every startup wants to find a…
Y Combinator says that the two founders were removed from Bookface because they broke community guidelines, namely the rule to never externally post any internal information
The best curated communities allow participants to safely, and freely, share personal experiences, debate, and even disagree. Part of that safety comes from what some see as a common rule within communities: don’t share private information publicly.
5 min read · Jun 2nd · Meet our inaugural class of entrepreneurs, leaders, scientists and creators who, after the age of 50, are achieving their greatest accomplishments and making their biggest impact. Together, they…