Andy Rachleff co-founded the venture capital firm Benchmark Capital in 1995. In 2005, he retired to focus on giving back, beginning by teaching technology entrepreneurship courses at Stanford, becoming a trustee at the University of… The post Conference Speaker Andy Rachleff on his 35 years in Silicon Valley, Wealthfront, and the power of telling stories […]
This is the story of how a man named Luke spent a mere three months, and six percent of his allotted budget, to come up with an evidence-based plan to add millions to his company’s… The post How One Guy From a Large Insurance Firm Added Millions to the Bottom Line with Lean Startup appeared […]
South Africa has a big problem on its hands. Even though they make up less than 1% of the world’s population, they have one of the highest youth unemployment rates in the world. It’s a… The post Using Lean To Decrease Youth Unemployment In South Africa And Beyond appeared first on Lean Startup Co..
We recently hosted the second episode of a six-part podcast series we’re doing with Silicon Valley Bank. In episode two, Lean Startup Co. Chief of Staff CJ Legare spoke with Claire Lee, Head of Early… The post The Realities Facing Female Founders appeared first on Lean Startup Co..
At this year’s Lean Startup Conference, we’ll be rolling up our sleeves and getting creative. For three days in October, we’ll be turning the Palace of Fine Arts into our sandbox—teaching and learning together about… The post Call For Speakers: Submit Your Proposal by Friday, June 21 appeared first on Lean Startup Co..
There are few industries as steeped in traditional, old-school practices as publishing. Many of the major publishing houses have been around for tens (if not hundreds) of years and still haven’t really changed their business… The post Innovating the Writing Process: How Change Is Coming to the Publishing World appeared first on Lean Startup Co..
About a year and a half ago, Sahil Lavingia moved from San Francisco to Provo, Utah—which he says is “the most unique thing” about him at the moment. He did so after his company Gumroad… The post Pivoting to Put Customers First appeared first on Lean Startup Co..
We recently hosted a webcast conversation between Julie, Justin and Hisham focused on building a product designed to bring biotechnology — an area of science typically only accessible to experts in the field — to… The post Bringing Biotech To The Masses appeared first on Lean Startup Co..
Partner with The Lean Startup Co. As planning continues for this year’s flagship conference in San Francisco, we’re looking for diverse partners to bring their energy and expertise to the Palace of Fine Arts on… The post Lean Startup Conference 2019 — Call for Sponsors appeared first on Lean Startup Co..
Ann Miura-Ko is a founding partner at Floodgate, a seed-stage VC firm. She’s also a founding member of All Raise, a non-profit committed to improving diversity in both funders and founders. Among her early investments… The post Why Ann Miura-Ko is “the Most Powerful Woman in Startups” appeared first on Lean Startup Co..