What percentage of ideas submitted to venture capitalists are rubbish?

Q & A with Venture Capitalists - StartupStorey

Introduction In this article, we asked several venture capitals this intriguing question – what percentage of ideas submitted to Venture Capitalists are rubbish? Who else is in a much better position than the ones who vet these ideas everyday! Andrew, VC, Silicon Valley No way to really know, of course, you’ll be stuck with anecdotal […]

What is the best advice for struggling entrepreneurs?

Advice for Struggling Entrepreneurs - StartupStorey

We previously wrote an article on advice that you would give to First-time Startup Founders and decided to follow up with the best advice for entrepreneurs who are struggling right now.   Scott, Startup Mentor – Struggling is part of the process of becoming successful. The struggle is part of entrepreneurship.  It should be a […]

Why does a startup need a product manager if it has an UX team?

Why does a startup need a product manager if it has an UX team - StartupStorey.com

UX folks typically focus on ways to make products/services EASIER TO USE: for instance through better workflows, consistent images or analogies, stepwise value analysis, follow-them-home studies, etc.   If that were the ONLY ingredients in successful products, then we wouldn’t need product managers.  And perhaps we wouldn’t need engineers.   Product managers should be thinking […]