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Is a startup that’s trying to “boil the ocean” destined to fail?

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Oct 28, 2016
Today’s guest is a guy who had a grand vision. If you’re listening to me, you might also have one—but his seems even bigger. So big in fact, that his investors though he might have been high. They said he was trying to boil the ocean. Do way too much. Well, it turns out that it actually...

How a 17-year-old dropped out of high school to “burn his ships” and become an entrepreneur

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Oct 7, 2016
Seventeen minutes of my life were spent looking at the financials of today’s guest before this interview. His story seemed a little too good to be true. His name Chris Kelsey and he’s the founder of Appsitude, an app and web development firm. His revenue for the first also seemed too good...

How list-making app Workflowy got 1,000,000 registered users

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Feb 1, 2016
I recently got an email from a Mixergy fan named Utsab Saha that said, “You’ve got to check out the founder of this company. Back when he was in high school, he created this neat little business.” Then Utsab told me that this founder is now working on a company called...

How to run with giants like Bill Gates and Elon Musk

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Dec 2, 2015
I invited him here to talk about that and about what he's working on now...

Brian Wong talks battle scars and the building of Kiip

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Nov 16, 2015
Six years after I got an email from Mixergy fan Brian Wong, he's here to tell us how he built his company...

How an app built for Stripe lost its users

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Nov 2, 2015
One of the things I'm so proud of about Mixergy is that we don't just feature people who've built unicorns, billion-dollar businesses...

Hardcore bootstrapping tactics from the founder of Eversnap

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Sep 16, 2015
Joining me today is a hustler, an entrepreneur who shared a futon with another guy while he was bootstrapping his company...

How is Blinkist making $120K/mo summarizing non-fiction books?

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Aug 12, 2015
Imagine I told you that there was a business that takes nonfiction books...

How two brothers created a million dollar mobile app

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Apr 3, 2015
Today we have the founder of eTips, an app that makes incredibly beautiful and helpful travel guides.

How Alexandra Keating built “a WordPress for mobile phones”

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Apr 1, 2015
Joining me is Alexandra Keating, a founder who raised money for charity and found a big problem...

Why programming isn’t a pre-requisite to launch a tech startup

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Jan 30, 2015
One of the surprising things I learned is that some of the well-known tech companies, don't do all of their own...

How Tony Karrer revolutionized how startups transform their ideas into smart mobile apps

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Jan 9, 2015
Joining me is a CTO who realized that a lot of the companies he worked for hit a point where they just didn't need him any more. Instead of seeing it as a problem, he saw it as an opportunity. Tony Karrer is an entrepreneur who created...

Facebook won, right? Then why are so many joining Ello?

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Nov 24, 2014
3 million people flocked to Ello within 2 months. How many sites do you know that grew that fast? Paul Budnitz says that's because...

This is the story behind Shazam

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Nov 3, 2014
This is the story of how Chris Barton and three buddies built an app that no one thought they could...

How a teenage “widget mogul” made over $1M building Facebook quizzes

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Jul 9, 2014
Facebook quizzes, like "Dr. Phil's personality test," which Dr. Phil wasn't happy about. And mobile apps--but wait till you hear how he cranked them out.

How Look.io was acquired by LivePerson after just 9 months

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Jun 18, 2014
Grant Miller had a good job, but he wanted to be an entrepreneur. So he worked nights and weekends at a co-working space, working on side projects...

The App development tactics in this interview are not for everyone (but definitely worth hearing)

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May 9, 2014
Today I'm featuring the kind of mobile app entrepreneur that you don't usually see interviewed. Instead of working hard to create an app that takes off...

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