Entrepreneurship is rarely linear.
Billionaires should be grateful for their good fortune and stop being so sensitive to public criticism and name-calling by politicians, tech billionaire Chamath Palihapitiya said Wednesday.
They got invited to a video interview with Michael Seibel, CEO and Partner of YC, who asked them why they hadn’t launched yet and that they needed to launch ASAP. The very next day, Listle launched an MVP.
Nope, whatever you're thinking, go higher.
Even if you have total conviction in your product, finds Patreon co-founder and CTO Sam Yam, it can be hard to convince customers to sign up. Despite access a strong network of artists, Patreon struggled early on to attract creators to its platform. It takes a concrete example of success to convince
Y Combinator CEO and Partner Michael Seibel on how to cold email investors.
Y Combinator invests a small amount of money ($150k) in a large number of startups (recently 200), twice a year.
Learn more about YC and apply for funding here: https://www.ycombinator.com/ap