You have what you think is a great idea, now what? How do you rapidly test your idea and learn if there’s a need that people will use and, most importantly, pay for?
Andrew explores how we answer these questions internally for our products, clients, and also feature special guests to discuss their experiences within their startup and business endeavors.
In this episode, Jon chats with Andrew Stuntz, Senior Developer at Headway, about specific ways you can make your team’s retrospectives more impactful. That way you can get the most out of your meetings, prevent your team from talking in circles, and do better work together.
The art of storytelling through commit messages, pull requests, and documentation like READMEs.
When you're a one-person crew, how do you prioritize tasks to make the most impact? How do you keep your head up in a sea of to-dos? Andrew talks with Pete Bernardo, Founder of Punchlist, about starting a company from the ground up on your own.
In this episode, Andrew talks with Scott Sambucci, CEO and Founder of SalesQualia, on how to leverage the sales process for startups. Scott demystifies the selling, reminding entrepreneurs to stop focusing on the product - but instead, to focus on the problem and the solutions their product offers.
Andrew talks with Justin Seidl of Sequoir (formerly Vertbase), about starting, scaling, and launching a crypto-startup. Justin gives a look behind his streamlined process for transferring digital assets and also discusses why the company donates a percentage of the fees back into the development of the asset through its charitable foundation.
In this episode, Andrew interviews Zack Onisko, CEO of Dribbble. They discuss scaling teams and products as well as the benefits of hiring remote talent. As your business grows, how do you approach maintaining culture while building effective remote teams at the same time?
Kerem shares how designers can work more collaboratively and holistically with the entire product team to push businesses further.
Hear about Ben's journey into user experience, using timely triggers to change behavior, and building product teams around business goals.
Kyle is co-founder and currently running Exposure with Luke Beard. You may also be familiar with some of Kyle's other projects: Forrst, Statshot, or Thinglist.
Helen and Andrew discuss design leadership, what it takes to communicate well within a large product team, and using design to reach business goals.
Kris and Andrew discuss focusing on outcomes, meeting customers at the lowest point of friction, and creating delightful experiences.
Drew lends advice to entrepreneurs looking to raise funding. Hear about Drew's first experience raising funding and pitching to investors in Silicon Valley.
Andrew interviews Joe Razza on his background into design, and explores how they're democratizing data research and visualization at Knowledge Hound.
Andrew interviews Jamie Wright on his path into technology and bots, and explores modern tools and kits that help streamline BaaBs.
Andrew talks with Pete about his path into UX, using intercom for segmentation, and utilizing slack bots to add value to your team.
Andrew and Victor dive into the methods and benefits of using psychology and behavioral design to better serve customers.
Chris interviews Ben Bartling of Zoomshift on his entrepreneurial journey and how they've been able to bootstrap their startup in Wisconsin.
Brian shares Handshake has grown by focusing on their customers success and balancing and prioritizing attention in their three-pronged market.
Andrew, Chris, and Ben explore the value that design storytelling, empathy, and differentiating your brand (business, startup, or brand) can create.
Learn more about customer problem interviews and using the 5 whys in your projects.
Andrew & Chris discuss different methods, strategies, tools and tactics you can use to start validating and mitigate the risk of pursuing your ideas.
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