You’ve got to nail the product

Product is so important. It’s the most important thing when starting a startup. I was just thinking about launching a new startup, which of course means building a new product. I was searching the interwebs for inspiration and came across this video. It’s a nice followup to my post on product/market fit. Enjoy the brilliance and […]

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Creating the Future

Last night I gave a talk at Austin’s Christian Entrepreneurs & Technologists Meetup entitled Creating the Future. It was an amazing time and I was super encouraged to meet so many Christian entrepreneurs and creative people in Austin. Creating the future The motivation for this message is simple. We, as Christians, possess the creative nature of God through the […]

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stand-up meeting

Stand-up Meeting, You Are Doing It Wrong

You are doing stand-up meeting the wrong way. Here’s why. The stand-up meeting was originally intended for software development teams. It is particularly useful in agile software development environments. A daily stand-up meeting can also add value to non-software development environments, where teams are scrappy and small, and moving fast. The daily stand-up meeting, in its […]

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Because it’s there

When asked why he would climb Mount Everest, the famous climber, George Mallory, responded: “because it’s there.” It is probably the most famous response to the question many daring Everest climbers have been asked over the years. Mallory’s answer succinctly cuts to the heart of the matter. Reaching the summit of Mount Everest is the […]

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