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How to Measure (SUS 2017) by Adam D’Angelo How to Build a Product I (SUS 2017) by Michael Seibel, Emmett Shear, Steve Huffman How to Build a Product II (SUS 2017) by Aaron Levie How to Build a Product III (SUS 2017) by Jason Lemkin, Solomon Hykes, Tracy Young, Harry Zhang How to Build a Product IV (SUS 2017) by Jan Koum How to Find Product Market Fit (SUS 2017) by Peter Reinhart A Great Product (Startup Playbook) by Sam Altman The Customization Curve by Aaron Harris Scaling Product at Airbnb by Joe Gebbia and Reid Hoffman Before You Grow by Sam Altman Product Development Cycle Fundamentals by Michael Seibel A Minimum Viable Product Is Not a Product, It’s a Process by Jim Brikman The Real Product Market Fit by Michael Seibel Practical Design: MVP Spec by Dominika Blackappl Practical Design: Design Brief by Dominika Blackappl Practical Design: Pitching by Dominika Blackappl Practical Design: Messaging by Dominika Blackappl Practical Design: User Observation by Dominika Blackappl The Art of Shipping Early and Often by David Mack Be Wary of Solving a Small, Rare Problem by Des Traynor How to Run a User Interview (SUS 2014) by Emmett Shear How to Build Products Users Love (SUS 2014) by Kevin Hale Building Product, Talking to Users and Growing (SUS 2014) by Adora Cheung Startup Priorities by Geoff Ralston If your product is Great, it doesn’t need to be Good by Paul Buchheit Finding Product Market Fit by Peter Reinhardt How to Find Product-Market Fit (SUS 2018) by David Rusenko Building Product (SUS 2018) by Michael Seibel How to Measure Your Product (SUS 2018) by Suhail Doshi Finding Product-Market Fit in the Education Industry by Sarah Chou, Karen Lien Startup Technology – Technical Founder Advice (SUS 2018) by Jared Friedman, Lillian Chou, Diana Hu, Calvin French-Owen and Ralph Gootee Design for Startups, Part 1 (SUS 2018) by Garry Tan Design for Startups, Part 2 (SUS 2018) by Garry Tan Building a Startup is Not About Building a Product, It’s About Solving a Problem by Avni Patel The More You Communicate with Users, the Higher Chance You’ll Build Something They Want by Ryan Hoover Product and Design Process for Remote Teams by Mike Knoop and Kevin Hale Should I Use a Dev Shop? by Michael Seibel


How to Convince Investors by Paul Graham How to Raise Money by Paul Graham How to Talk to Investors by Michael Seibel The Venture Capital Squeeze by Paul Graham A Fundraising Survival Guide by Paul Graham The Equity Equation by Paul Graham How to Present to Investors by Paul Graham The Hacker’s Guide to Investors by Paul Graham How to Fund a Startup by Paul Graham When to raise a Series A by Aaron Harris Process and Leverage in Fundraising by Aaron Harris How to Raise Money (SUS 2017) by Jess Less, Aaron Harris Fundraising Advice from Female Founders by Kirsty Nathoo A Guide to Seed Fundraising by Geoff Ralston Raising Money Online Advice for Startups by Jared Friedman Dilution by Sam Altman How to Design a Better Pitch Deck by Kevin Hale Advice on Pitching by Aaron Harris How to Pitch Your Company by Michael Seibel A Guide to Demo Day Pitches by Geoff Ralston How to Email Early Stage Investors by Michael Seibel Why Does Your Company Deserve More Money? by Michael Seibel Founders of Science Exchange, Goldbely, and The Flex Company Discuss Fundraising by YC Fundraising (Startup Playbook) by Sam Altman How to Raise Money (SUS 2014) by Marc Andreessen, Ron Conway, Parker Conrad How to Get Meetings with Investors and Raise Money (SUS 2018) by Aaron Harris Fundraising Fundamentals (SUS 2018) by Geoff Ralston Scaling and Fundraising by Max Rhodes and Anu Hariharan Don’t Over Optimize Fundraising by Aaron Harris A Guide to Preemptive Funding Offers by Aaron Harris Tips on Formation and Fundraising by Aaron Harris, Kirsty Nathoo, Carolynn Levy, and Jon Levy How Investors Think About Ideas by Kevin Hale How Pitching Investors is Different Than Pitching Customers by Michael Seibel

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