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The non-technical founder

Josh MacDonald

The non-technical founder

how a 16-year old built a $100,000 software company without writing any code

by Josh MacDonald

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Entrepreneurship

  • Edition Notes

    Subtitle on cover: How a 16-year old built a six figure software company without writing any code.

    StatementJosh MacDonald
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB615 .M33 2018
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvi, 192 pages
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26967500M
    ISBN 101683507592
    ISBN 109781683507598
    OCLC/WorldCa1047590347

    But the founder did a really good job in the field of technology despite being a non-technical person. It was an online app was opened with an aim to deliver healthy organic meals within 15 minutes. It was born of the desire to provide people with the service to eat well and simple. Stephanie Tilenius; Founder and CEO of Vida Health Inc. But a strong network is the key to the success of any non-technical co-founder. Try & fail Some lessons you will only learn by failing, and this relates to your entire life.

    Read "The Non-Technical Founder How a Year Old Built a Six Figure Software Company Without Writing any Code" by Josh MacDonald available from Rakuten Kobo. Everyone has an idea that they think is the next big thing. The problem is, it’s 5/5. A founder leaving doesn't necessarily kill a startup, though. Plenty of successful startups have had that happen. Fortunately it's usually the least committed founder who leaves. If there are three founders and one who was lukewarm leaves, big deal. If you have two and one leaves, or a guy with critical technical skills leaves, that's more of a.

    As a non-technical founder. Anything is better than nothing; Learning to code doesn’t necessarily mean you have to get to a point where you can be productive and build things yourself. While this is a nice goal, the simple fact is that as a founder, there are a lot of other non-technical problems that will take up your time. Inspired by this r/startups post, I wrote this up (and cribbed some of it from my book). I was in the first batch of Y Combinator, but I was also one of the first non-technical founder to go through the program. Y Combinator, with Paul Graham at the helm, was oriented heavily toward developers, who really do have all the leverage in this industry.


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