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This Founder Built Startups in 2008, 2016 and 2018. Here’s What He’s Learned About Resiliency

First Round Review

Bob Moore's first brush with life as a founder started in 2008—three days before Lehman Brothers collapsed. Since he cut his teeth as a first-time founder in turbulent times, he's gone on to build two other companies.

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Seven Tips for Building a Business in a Recession From Someone Who Did Exactly That in 2008

The Product Coalition

Seven Tips for Building A Business in A Recession From Someone Who Did Exactly That in 2008 Even amid chaos, there’s a chance for opportunity Ashish Toshniwal, CEO and Co-founder at YML Calm seas never made a great sailor, and in March 2009, I unintentionally broached into a tsunami.

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The Best Bang For Your Discovery Buck – Customer Advisory Boards

Product Management University

Jaw-Dropping Moment 1 Shortly after the 2008 financial crisis, a FinTech company that processes credit card transactions for many of the big banks and card issuers was planning a series of enhancements to help their customers acquire new and more creditworthy cardholders to make up for the many cardholders they lost via default.

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Larry Ellison on ‘The Cloud’ in 2008

Business of Software Conference

This is a recording of an analyst call in 2008… “The technology industry is the only industry more fashion-driven than women’s fashion.” The post Larry Ellison on ‘The Cloud’ in 2008 appeared first on The BLN. Oracle’s Cloud Computing sales are now running at $5 billion a year.

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This Founder Built Startups in 2008, 2016 and 2018. Here’s What He’s Learned About Resiliency

First Round Review

Bob Moore's first brush with life as a founder started in 2008—three days before Lehman Brothers collapsed. Since he cut his teeth as a first-time founder in turbulent times, he's gone on to build two other companies.

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Breaking the internet – Sudhir Venkatesh on The Product Experience

Mind the Product

In 2008, Columbia University sociologist Sudhir Venkatesh published his first book, Gang Leader for a Day: A Rogue Sociologist Takes To The Streets. In 2008, Columbia University sociologist Sudhir Venkatesh published his first book, Gang Leader for a Day: A Rogue Sociologist Takes To The Streets.

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Recognizing Longevity

Mironov Consulting

” And here’s one token that’s close to my heart: a 2008 memento from the first Product Camp — which I misnamed P-Camp. Here’s the list of 2008 P-Camp presenters and sponsors. The events were different, but with the same message: “we’ve all pulled together to accomplish something important.” Sound Byte.

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