Vinish Garg - Issue #10

Vinish Garg - Issue #10
By Vinish Garg • Issue #10

Products
The Most Common Questions About Building a Remote Team (Answered)
Building a remote team isn’t the norm, and most founders have questions. Here’s some help.
Annie Murphy Paul and David Shenk: On the Nature of Genius | Heleo
Comparing psychological theories to Good Will Hunting and Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Shenk and Paul bring their heady research down to earth in this conversation, explaining why they’re passionate about their work and why our knowledge of the brain isn’t quite as expansive as you might think.
On the Rebound from Epic Failure — Hacker Noon
I raised >$300 million in VC for Fab. I failed.
Hiring, Culture & Recruiting: Tips for Growing Your Startup Part Three - Techstars
At Techstars, we often hear from startup founders that hiring is one of the most challenging things to do right. We recently held an AMA on this topic (Ask Techstars: Hiring & Culture – Scaling Your Startup) with me (Sabrina McGrail, VP of People at Techstars); Emma Straight, Sr. Recruiter at Techstars; and Natalie Baumgartner, Founder & Chief Psychologist of RoundPegg, a company culture and engagement tool.
The Increasing Cost of Consumer Startups | BreakingVC
Consumer focused hustling @Chicago Ventures, Young Entrepreneur @Foundation Capital, Class 18 @Kauffman Fellow, and Chicago Booth MBA. Former professional poker player, with 4 years experience doing marketing/biz dev in the online gaming industry. Launched a “poker hedge fund” in 2011, a record label in College, and produced a festival screened short film in 2006.
How ProdPad Used Code-Free User Onboarding to Decrease Their Trial-to-Paid Period by 80%
There are many ways ProdPad tried to improve user onboarding before using Appcues. None of which fit their needs. Learn how they use the Appcues product.
The Decline of New SaaS Company Formation
Tomasz Tunguz is a venture capitalist at Redpoint and writes about startups, fund raising, SaaS companies, and best practices for founders.
The Maxim For Every Successful Person; ‘Always Stay A Student’ — Life Learning — Medium
Every man I meet is my master in some point, and in that I learn of him. — Ralph Waldo Emerson
How to follow up with investors who have rejected you? When I was fundraising, there were a ton of investors who rejected me. Worse yet, there were many more investors who gave me no-response / went…
A Scaling Magic Trick - Feld Thoughts
By definition, as a company scales rapidly, it adds people quickly. There are many things about this that are difficult, but a vexing one has to do with the leadership team.
Content
Is Your Content Ready for the Mobile Takeover?
Mobile has taken over. What’s a content professional to do? Be prepared. Here are six ways – Content Marketing Institute
The Reuse Algorithm | TechWhirl
Mark Baker illustrates the reuse algorithm and the importance of choosing the right content reuse strategy in the latest of his structured writing series.
 Examples of visual communication in developer documentation with the Android Vocabulary Glossary | I'd Rather Be Writing
I often hear tech writers in developer doc say they don’t use a lot of visuals because users just want code samples. While code samples certainly connect wel…
Content-Driven Customer Experiences: The 7th Era of Marketing - The Content Wrangler
“Experiences: The Seventh Era of Marketing” (book review) - Discover the need to craft exceptional content-driven customer experiences in marketing.
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