<ul><li>2  lessons from building  the first  video aggregator </li></ul><ul><li>http://petervandijck.com/ </li></ul>
<ul><li>Mefeedia.com </li></ul>
<ul><li>1  idea </li></ul><ul><li>(not mine) </li></ul>
<ul><li>1  weekend </li></ul>
<ul><li>Then, </li></ul><ul><li>Lotsa   </li></ul><ul><li>weekends </li></ul>
<ul><li>Growth </li></ul><ul><li>And scaling problems </li></ul>
<ul><li>Year 1: </li></ul><ul><li>2000$ : 1 coder </li></ul><ul><li>3000$ : 1 server </li></ul>
<ul><li>Year 1: </li></ul><ul><li>2 months off: </li></ul><ul><li>coding </li></ul>
<ul><li>Year 2: </li></ul><ul><li>8000$ : 2 coders </li></ul><ul><li>3000$ : 1 server </li></ul>
<ul><li>Year 2: </li></ul><ul><li>3 months off:   coding </li></ul>
<ul><li>Lotsa </li></ul><ul><li>dreams </li></ul>
<ul><li>Lotsa </li></ul><ul><li>plans </li></ul>
<ul><li>Lotsa </li></ul><ul><li>worries </li></ul>
<ul><li>Revenue </li></ul><ul><li>0$ </li></ul>
<ul><li>Lotsa </li></ul><ul><li>deciding </li></ul>
<ul><li>eBay! </li></ul>
<ul><li>Year 3: </li></ul><ul><li>1  offer pre-ebay </li></ul>
<ul><li>2 Lessons: </li></ul>
<ul><li>1. Marathon,  not a  sprint. </li></ul>
<ul><li>2.  Enjoy the   trip . </li></ul>
<ul><li>go start a   startup! </li></ul><ul><li>http://petervandijck.com/ </li></ul>
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2 lessons from my first startup

  1. 1. <ul><li>2 lessons from building the first video aggregator </li></ul><ul><li>http://petervandijck.com/ </li></ul>
  2. 2. <ul><li>Mefeedia.com </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>1 idea </li></ul><ul><li>(not mine) </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>1 weekend </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Then, </li></ul><ul><li>Lotsa </li></ul><ul><li>weekends </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Growth </li></ul><ul><li>And scaling problems </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Year 1: </li></ul><ul><li>2000$ : 1 coder </li></ul><ul><li>3000$ : 1 server </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Year 1: </li></ul><ul><li>2 months off: </li></ul><ul><li>coding </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>Year 2: </li></ul><ul><li>8000$ : 2 coders </li></ul><ul><li>3000$ : 1 server </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>Year 2: </li></ul><ul><li>3 months off: coding </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>Lotsa </li></ul><ul><li>dreams </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>Lotsa </li></ul><ul><li>plans </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>Lotsa </li></ul><ul><li>worries </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>Revenue </li></ul><ul><li>0$ </li></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>Lotsa </li></ul><ul><li>deciding </li></ul>
  16. 16. <ul><li>eBay! </li></ul>
  17. 17. <ul><li>Year 3: </li></ul><ul><li>1 offer pre-ebay </li></ul>
  18. 18. <ul><li>2 Lessons: </li></ul>
  19. 19. <ul><li>1. Marathon, not a sprint. </li></ul>
  20. 20. <ul><li>2. Enjoy the trip . </li></ul>
  21. 21. <ul><li>go start a startup! </li></ul><ul><li>http://petervandijck.com/ </li></ul>

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