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My Agile2013 Workshop. So you want to do a startup! How do you get from idea to initial product launch?

My Agile2013 Workshop. So you want to do a startup! How do you get from idea to initial product launch?

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    So You Want To Do a Startup! So You Want To Do a Startup! Presentation Transcript

    • So You Want to Do a Startup! Abby Fichtner @HackerChick Harvard Innovation Lab
    • @HackerChick your startup isn’t business it’s hobby @Justin_Wilcox a a
    • @HackerChick your startup hobby business fun obsession cost lots $ @Justin_Wilcox
    • @HackerChick your startup fun obsession cost lots $ @Justin_Wilcox $150K salary opportunity cost hobby business
    • @HackerChick your startup fun obsession cost lots $ @Justin_Wilcox profit $ hobby business
    • @HackerChick
    • @HackerChick ? What’s your idea
    • @HackerChick Photo Credit: Poe Tatrum@HackerChick idea
    • @HackerChick Go!
    • @HackerChick • Can I Build It? Thinking ‘Bout Your Startup • Can I Get People to Know About It? • Can I Make Money From It?
    • @HackerChick • Can I Make Money From It? Thinking ‘Bout Your Startup • Can I Get People to Know About It? • Can I Build It?
    • @HackerChick
    • @HackerChick COOL?
    • @HackerChick Step #1 problem Find a worth solving
    • @HackerChick We had an idea for a new product. We went off & built it, put it on our website.
    • @HackerChick We had an idea for a new product. not a single person clicked thru We went off & built it, put it on our website.
    • @HackerChick What did we learn from that? We had an idea for a new product. not a single person clicked thru We went off & built it, put it on our website.
    • @HackerChick Was there a faster way to learn that? We had an idea for a new product. not a single person clicked thru We went off & built it, put it on our website.
    • @HackerChick
    • @HackerChick
    • @HackerChick • Can I Make Money From It? Thinking ‘Bout Your Startup • Can I Get People to Know About It? • Can I Build It?
    • @HackerChick
    • @HackerChick
    • @HackerChick
    • @HackerChick
    • @HackerChick@HackerChick
    • @HackerChick@HackerChick
    • @HackerChick 75,000 signups overnight
    • @HackerChick $10 MILLION
    • @HackerChick 69,000 backers
    • @HackerChick site ? How do you get to your people
    • @HackerChick customer know your Step #2
    • vision
    • @HackerChick
    • @HackerChick Startup Goal VISION REALITY
    • @HackerChick market team product
    • @HackerChick market team product
    • @HackerChick
    • @HackerChick 10 100
    • @HackerChick Photo Sharing Recipe App Facebook for <happy people/smart kids/psychos/dogs/travel agents/astronauts…> Group Travel Planning Discover Local Events
    • @HackerChick small Start
    • @HackerChick Brainstorm Customer Problem anyone who cooks can’t find recipes
    • @HackerChick Brainstorm Customer Problem amateur gourmet chefs want to make fabulous food for friends & family dieters need to lose weight anyone who cooks can’t find recipes in college ^
    • @HackerChick Go!
    • @HackerChick Customer Interviews Photo Credit: Zimthiger (Flickr)
    • @HackerChick@HackerChick
    • @HackerChick What are the Top 3 Problems?
    • @HackerChick How are they solving those problems today?
    • @HackerChick Go!
    • @HackerChick • Can I Make Money From It? Thinking ‘Bout Your Startup • Can I Get People to Know About It? • Can I Build It?
    • @HackerChick Step #3 solution Find a that resonates
    • @HackerChickBoston Startup School - @HackerChick@HackerChick Concierge Service (AKA Wizard of Oz)
    • @HackerChick
    • @HackerChick
    • @HackerChick
    • @HackerChick Step #4…n-1
    • @HackerChick “In a great market – a market with lots of real potential customers – the market pulls product out of the startup.” - Marc Andreessen Product/Market Fit VISION REALITY
    • @HackerChick • Can I Make Money From It? Thinking ‘Bout Your Startup • Can I Get People to Know About It? • Can I Build It?
    • @HackerChick Step #n launch! when you have a quantum of utility @paulg, Y Combinator
    • @HackerChick Go!
    • @HackerChick • Your initial product Share • Your idea • Your customer • The problem you’re solving
    • Abby Fichtner @HackerChick http://HackerChick.com Thanks!