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Does co-founder matching work? It did for these three YC companies.

Does co-founder matching work? It did for these three YC companies. Read about how the founders of Seer, Sequin, and Kiwi Biosciences used YC’s co-founder matching platform to complete their founding team.

What do people want in a co-founder?

Since launching the Co-Founder Matching platform 3 months ago, we have seen 33,000 co-founder matches made so far. We now have enough data to identify some interesting trends among our co-founder profiles and matches.

Y Combinator Launches Co-Founder Matching Platform

We’re excited to announce Y Combinator’s co-founder matching platform is now available for everyone through Startup School, our free online program and community for founders. Anyone actively looking…

Startup School Aspiring Founders Track Relaunches

Starting today, we’re reopening the Startup School Aspiring Founders track as a continuous course. This track is intended for potential founders who are interested in starting a company…

YC Build Sprint Winter 2021

We’re delighted to announce the launch of another YC Build Sprint through Startup School! It will begin on February 15 and end on March 14. Signups just opened,…

Startup School for Future Founders

We launched Startup School as an online program in 2017 to support founders actively working on building their companies. On November 9th, we’re also opening Startup School to…

Announcing YC Build Sprint and 20 Equity-Free Grants

We’re excited to announce our first-ever YC Build Sprint. This is a 4-week period to work intensively towards a defined goal alongside a community of thousands of other founders. The sprint will kick off on August 24 and be administered through our free Startup School platform. Also, we’ll be awarding 20 grants of $10,000 to winners selected from among the sprint participants! Sign up for Startup School and register for the sprint now.

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