The Scooter Platform Play: Why scooter startups are important and strategic to the future of transportation

Andrew Chen

The scooter startups are way more important than you think, or in emoji-speak: + =. Like a toy, a scooter seems underpowered vs other transportation options. The post The Scooter Platform Play: Why scooter startups are important and strategic to the future of transportation appeared first on andrewchen ( lime). Let me explain.

The Stages of Startups – Georgie Smallwood on The Product Experience

Mind the Product

Startups are often talked about as if they’re all the same, as if experience in one is directly transferable to another. The post The Stages of Startups – Georgie Smallwood on The Product Experience appeared first on Mind the Product.

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Sustainability Objectives VS Financial Viability: A Paradox for CleanTech Startups

Bain Public

As a product leader working for startups and organizations that have sustainability practices at the core of their ambitious goals, you want to achieve business success in ways that honour your ethical values as well as respect climate fundamentals. Working with CleanTech Startups.

What’s next for marketplace startups? Reinventing the $10 trillion service economy, that’s what.

Andrew Chen

Is there still room for marketplace startups to innovate? Marketplace startups have done incredibly well over the first few decades of the internet, reinventing the way we shop for goods, but have been less successful services. Startups will build on the lessons and tactics to crack the toughest service industries – including regulated markets that have withstood digital transformation for decades. The post What’s next for marketplace startups?

Bain Public Has Been Selected As One Of The Top Corporate Training Companies And Startups In California

Bain Public

(Montreal, ON) - We're excited to announce we’ve been selected as one of California’s top innovative corporate training companies by Best Startup California!

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The Disproportionate Impact of Coaching on Startup Survival

Bain Public

It is a known fact that startups which are accompanied or coached, view their chances of success as being much higher compared to those that are not. of accompanied startups assess their chances of survival as strong, especially during the current uncertain climate. Startup founder?

Consumer startups are awesome, and here’s what I’m looking for at a16z (70 slide deck)

Andrew Chen

Dear readers, I’m often asked- so what kind of startups are you investing in at Andreessen Horowitz? The most exciting new technologies coming around the corner, and how to evaluate them for producing new startups. Another note is that this is closely related to, and complimentary, to this deck: The red flags and magic numbers that investors look for in your startup’s metrics. Transportation and travel. Above: New technology has always captivated consumers!

The Heart of Your Product Strategy: Selecting to Win

The Product Coalition

Example of core attributes for transportation If you have satisfied users, the chances are that they are choosing you over competitors for concrete reasons. product-design startup goals strategy product-management

Data in Product Management: How to Collect the Right Data

The Product Coalition

Lastly, you’ll need to pick the right tool to transport and store your data. data-science product-management ux lean-startup startupHow to Create a Tracking Plan for Your Products In my previous post on How to Use Data in Product Management , I talked about what is Quantitative and Qualitative data. (If If you want to read from the begging, please click here.)

The Marketplace Starter Pack

The Product Coalition

The beginning of the 21st century was marked by the rise of tech startups and one of the most common business models from the beginning are online marketplaces. product-design marketplaces startup service-design entrepreneurship

So You Want to Work in Silicon Valley?

The Product Coalition

The bad Traffic : While there is public transport, it leaves much to be desired and it’s generally agreed that to live in San Francisco/SV, you need access to a car. Learn all about startups Startups face unique challenges compared to other types of companies, and each startup is different.

The E-Scooter Market is in High Gear, But Are Commuters Pumping the Brakes?

AlphaHQ

Bird, an electric scooter startup that launched in sunny Santa Monica in 2017 with just 10 scooters, has since gained “unicorn status” faster than any other startup before its time. Bird’s breakout success and noble mission has inspired Alphabet, Uber, Google Ventures , and even Ford to explore opportunities in the last-mile mobility market and make major investments in electric scooter startups. Here’s what we learned about e-scooters and the future of transportation.

How to Create Personas for Your Next Product — and Why It Matters

280 Group

One is a soccer mom looking for a spacious vehicle to transport her daughter’s team members — and all of their equipment — to games. Roger has worked in the field of Product Management for over 20 years, with experience in startups, growth companies, and various technology sectors.

What the evolution of cities can teach us about building platforms

Inside Intercom

They took note and improved public transport and implemented bike schemes, for instance. Sure, we need buildings and transportation but if we remove all the places where we can have human and personal interactions, then what is left but cold concrete and steel? Startups cities personal connections platform platforms urban theory

Systems Thinking, Part 1: Building Product Resilience to Bypass Disaster

280 Group

Dedicated to sustainability and experts at constructing sturdy sets that could be transported easily and raised and broken down quickly, the desk they built was flat packed, assembled in one minute with NO tools required, sustainably constructed, and perfectly sized.

Liberating Structures 4 Scrum Workshop

The Product Coalition

So, I thought it might be a worthwhile experiment to aggregate the previous meetups into a one-day immersive workshop on Liberating Structures for Scrum, built around climate change and MegaBrain.io, a struggling startup with little runway left and in desperate need of two successful Sprints. At the Hands-on Agile meetups before, we tried as a common theme everyone can relate to Berlin’s public transport system. liberating-structures innovation agile startup scrum

The E-Scooter Market is in High Gear, But Are Commuters Pumping the Brakes?

AlphaHQ

Bird, an electric scooter startup that launched in sunny Santa Monica in 2017 with just 10 scooters, has since gained “unicorn status” faster than any other startup before its time. Bird’s breakout success and noble mission has inspired Alphabet, Uber, Google Ventures , and even Ford to explore opportunities in the last-mile mobility market and make major investments in electric scooter startups. Here’s what we learned about e-scooters and the future of transportation.

The E-Scooter Market is in High Gear, But Are Commuters Pumping the Brakes?

AlphaHQ

Bird, an electric scooter startup that launched in sunny Santa Monica in 2017 with just 10 scooters, has since gained “unicorn status” faster than any other startup before its time. Bird’s breakout success and noble mission has inspired Alphabet, Uber, Google Ventures , and even Ford to explore opportunities in the last-mile mobility market and make major investments in electric scooter startups. Here’s what we learned about e-scooters and the future of transportation.

Q&A with Digital Transformation Experts: Liz Jensen from Visa

Apptentive

Prior to her time in fintech, she founded two connected car startups focused on car app development and the future of transportation. As a business concept, we’ve talked about digital transformation for the better part of a decade.

Top Product Design Companies to Work With in 2021

StudioTeam

Our clients are growing startups and established brands like HBO, Google, Netflix, or Wizz air. According to the company’s profile on Clutch, 60% of Wonder’s clients come from big enterprises in the transportation, fintech, and information technology industries. .

Why Global Product is a Misconception

The Product Coalition

To illustrate, people need easy access to food, transport and accommodation. entrepreneurship product-management product-design startupMaslow’s Hierarchy theorizes fundamental human needs are universal. Many of today’s product designs are founded on commonalities of human needs. There are a myriad number of apps that address these needs through highly optimized peer-to-peer sharing and utilization of resources.

How to Master Jobs to be done

The Product Coalition

It made sense because both were doing the same job “transporting users to the desired destination. product-management jobs-to-be-done entrepreneurship self-improvement startupLessons from Competing against luck Photo by William Iven on Unsplash Competing against Luck by Clay Christensen etc. The book in a few sentences Innovation can be far more predictable than you might think.

Find the Best eCommerce Web Design Company to Work With In 2021

StudioTeam

Based on their Clutch profile, their partners are mainly startups or mid-sized companies, who are ready to spend an hourly fee starting from $150 with a minimum project size of $10,000. The team mainly partners with startups or mid-sized companies with a few enterprises in their portfolio.

2018 essay collection on growth metrics, marketplaces, viral growth in the enterprise, and more (PDF included)

Andrew Chen

The red flags and magic numbers that investors look for in your startup’s metrics – 80 slide deck included! Consumer startups are awesome, and here’s what I’m looking for at a16z (70 slide deck). How startups die from their addiction to paid marketing. What’s next for marketplace startups? Co-authored with a16z partner Li Jin, we write about the next generation of marketplace startups. Required reading for marketplace startups: The 20 best essays.

How On-Demand Apps are shaping the World Around Us

The Product Coalition

In the last few years, Services like Food, health, logistics, entertainment, home services, laundry, transportation, grocery, beauty, etc are accessible to you right when you need it. Not getting public transport?

Minimum Viable Products: Why You Should Test before Investing in Ideas

The Product Coalition

MVPs Save Time And Money In 2022, the Protonn business startup platform closed after 6 months of operation. Although the startup raised significant investments ($9 million), the firm failed to find a product/market fit.

Making the Transition: From Product Marketing to Platform Marketing

Pragmatic Marketing

“You may categorize Lyft as a marketplace or transportation company, but as just one example of how they are innovating, they recently also added subscriptions to foster loyalty,” Muthukumar said.

Making the Transition: From Product Marketing to Platform Marketing

Pragmatic Marketing

“You may categorize Lyft as a marketplace or transportation company, but as just one example of how they are innovating, they recently also added subscriptions to foster loyalty,” Muthukumar said.

5 Tech Trends in 2019 We Need to Consider as a Design Team

StudioTeam

FinTech startups can take an advantage of their newly built and streamlined operation to offer a smooth alternative for everyone. Even though we are still not quite there when it comes to safe Full Self-Driving Automation (or as the National Highway Transportation and Safety Administration (NHTSA) calls i t “ Level 4 Full Self-Driving Automation”). Living in the present, I often forget how fast the world is changing.

Travis – thank you for leading us at Uber

Andrew Chen

I want to take a moment to acknowledge – even as we’re at the peak amount of noise in the press – all the amazing qualities that Travis embodies as an entrepreneur and leader, especially in the context of a guy whose last startup had <10 people. At the same time, one of the most important startups has been built in the last few years, and they deserve to be called out. This pic is from two years ago, taken at Uber’s HQ on 11th and Market.

USA Footprint Expansion Announcement

Bain Public

During the last 3 years of growing Bain Public in Canada, we’ve got to work with the best in-bred Canadian startups and organizations, such as WatchMojo (MediaTech) TrackTik (SecurTech) OnDeck (FinTech) LiveScale (E-Commerce) Timechain (Cryptocurrency) Blaise Transit (CleanTech and Transport) We're now in Silicon Valley!

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How to Protect Your Azure App with a Web Application Firewall

Modus Create

Firewalls operate at the network layer 4 (transport layer – Reference: OSI Model ) and make processing decisions based on network addresses, ports, or protocols, which protect data transfer and network traffic, but not the application.

A Contactless Future for NYC Transit: The Rollout of One Metro New York

The Product Coalition

Now that MTA is basically a startup bro, they are employing a genius strategy for the OMNY rollout: a test and learn phase with strategic checkpoints. Instead of waiting until completion in 2023, MTA is working more like a startup and less like a government agency. Hey New Yorkers!

2018 essay collection on growth metrics, marketplaces, viral growth in the enterprise, and more (PDF included)

Andrew Chen

The red flags and magic numbers that investors look for in your startup’s metrics – 80 slide deck included! Consumer startups are awesome, and here’s what I’m looking for at a16z (70 slide deck). How startups die from their addiction to paid marketing. What’s next for marketplace startups? Co-authored with a16z partner Li Jin, we write about the next generation of marketplace startups. Required reading for marketplace startups: The 20 best essays.

Transitioning to Product from a Functional Role

Mind the Product

Product roles are becoming increasingly important in many companies, from the unicorn startups to older more established firms. It took me about two or three years of doing marketing for tech startups until I was able to move into a product role.”.

Value Proposition Design Best Practices

BrainMates

With around 90% of tech startup failure being due to a lack of product-market fit , the stakes are high when it comes to understanding your customer. Design products that customers want and come up with a rock-solid value proposition by focusing on their objectives, pains and gains.

Previewing a full chapter of The Cold Start Problem — my upcoming book dropping in December

Andrew Chen

I saw it first-hand at Uber, which scaled to billions in revenue, and also within startups at Andreessen Horowitz, which has funded companies from Github, Coinbase, and Figma to Clubhouse and Airbnb. In 2018, I began a new career after Uber, as a startup investor at Andreessen Horowitz.

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TEI 212: Lean-driven innovation for product managers – with Norbert Majerus

Product Innovation Educators

Startups work this way all the time. We tested it on a Department of Transportation tire test and it failed, which lead Goodyear to pass on further development. Startups work this way all the time. We tested it on a Department of Transportation tire test and it failed, which lead Goodyear to pass on further development. Learning from 40 years of innovation experience.

Solve a Hard Problem (Tinder). Chapter 8 of my upcoming book, The Cold Start Problem

Andrew Chen

My book aims to change that, systematically laying out concepts for startups and folks launching new products to consider. Marketplace startups often provide these opportunities to this group.

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Standing together: How Intercom customers are providing relief during COVID-19

Inside Intercom

From empowering teachers who need to move their classrooms online to providing free, safe transportation to healthcare workers to helping doctors remotely monitor their patients’ systems, these companies are doing amazing things.