What really makes you happy at work?

What really makes you happy at work - StartupStorey.com

According to Dr. Amy Wrzesniewski, an organizational psychologist and professor of business at New York University, there are three approaches towards work you can take. You can treat your work as a job, career or calling. The workers with the “calling” approach are happier and more satisfied with their life and work. Interestingly, Wrzesniewski’s research […]

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 […]

What essential skills do startup founders generally lack?

Essential Skills that Startup Founders Lack - StartupStorey

  Among many things the first-time entrepreneurs should not waste their time on are the following things that we have compiled in this article.   Public speaking and presentation skills At least in the tech startup community, most presentations by senior executives are appallingly awful. Even if the subject matter is fascinating, they can find […]