Rapid Scaling for Startups
This is a collection of resources about:
How to scale for entrepreneurs. Growth hacking (marketing) for startup founders
Collection of Educational Resources:
Do Things that Don't Scale | YCombinator. Paul Graham's essay
YCombinator. Paul Graham's essays: July 2013
One of the most common types of advice we give at Y Combinator is to do things that don't scale. A lot...
Growth Guide: How to Set Up, Staff and Scale a Growth Program
YCombinator, by Anu Hariharan, 2017: "Advice from 25 preeminent growth experts at top startups “Growth hacks,” like Hotmail’s inclusion of a signup lin...
Brian Chesky on Launching Airbnb and the Challenges of Scale
Greylock Partners, 2015: "This is session 18 of Technology-enabled Blitzscaling, a Stanford University class taught by Reid Hoffman, John Lilly, Allen ...
Grit Happens with Crisis Text Line's Nancy Lublin
Masters of Scale podcast, 2017: “#7 Grit Happens with Crisis Text Line's Nancy Lublin. To succeed, entrepreneurs need a good idea, timing, money, luck....
Why Startups Fall Apart at 50 Employees – Please Advise – Medium
Four ways to combat the chaos that seems to happen at every startup when they reach the “teenager stage” of more than 50 employees.
Introducing our Startup Handbook - Version One
Over the past ten years, we have invested in and worked with close to 100 startups. Along the way, we have seen teams, ideas, and practices work spectac...