Startup School

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How to Build a Product: Part III with Jason Lemkin, Solomon Hykes, Tracy Young, and Harry Zhang

Jason Lemkin, of SaaStr, sits down with Solomon Hykes, CEO and co-founder of Docker, Tracy Young, CEO and co-founder of Plangrid, and Harry Zhang, CEO and co-founder of Lob, to discuss their experience building products in our third installment of How to Build a Product.

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How to Build a Product: Part II with Aaron Levie

For our second talk on How to Build a Product, we are joined by Aaron Levie, CEO and co-founder of Box.

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How to Build a Product: Part I with Michael Seibel, Emmett Shear, and Steve Huffman

In the first of four lectures on How to Build a Product, Michael Seibel, CEO of Y Combinator, interviews Steve Huffman and Emmett Shear on how they built their products as founder-CEO’s of Reddit and Twitch, respectively.

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Live Office Hours with Yuri Sagalov and Sam Altman

Yuri Sagalov, CEO of Amium, and Sam Altman hold Live Office Hours with three startups: MoonlightWork, Canny and Tuml. They’ll discuss their ideas and their thought processes around building their companies.

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How to Get Ideas and How to Measure – Stewart Butterfield & Adam D’Angelo

In today’s lecture, we’re joined by Stewart Butterfield, founder and CEO of Slack, and Adam D’Angelo, founder and CEO of Quora. Sam and Stewart will explore the process of getting an idea, followed by Adam on tracking metrics for your company.

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Startup Mechanics with Kirsty Nathoo

Kirsty Nathoo is a Partner and the CFO at Y Combinator. She has worked with thousands of companies through all stages of their life; from incorporation to hiring to fundraising. In this lecture, Kirsty will talk about Startup Mechanics.

Startup School Online: First Lecture and Speaker List

We’re excited to announce that Startup School is now in session. You can watch the first lecture at For this course, we are joined by some great speakers who want to help make startups be better startups. The speakers and topics are listed in this post.

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