As you can imagine I've seen hundreds of companies come out of
Startup Weekends, but I really think that yours is a total
standout, and resonates with me in a way that no other SW
company ever has before. You guys have a shot at refactoring the
crappy world economy that we're all forced to be part of. That's
really important work.
- Dave Moskowitz
Table of Contents
Questions & Discussion
Funding & Structure
Startup with commitment to open source
Social Enterprise = Not a charity, nor ‘just’ a business
Github model = Commercial skills sharing* using same
software as community timebanks. *with IRD Compliance
1. Understand and empathize with real people and real
2. Design the experience around that – motivations
guiding what are the next steps.
3. Then design interface and graphical presentation.
4. Take stuff away and keep iterating.
Design Work (Empathize and Personality)
MVP (minimal viable product) – http://thankful.as ß
Launch and iterate based on feedback
Pledgeme/Kickstarter for timebank software
First real timebank beta (2014)
Some Questions for you?
Why do people need timebanking?
What do you find most frustrating
Get in touch!
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