https://spectrum.ieee.org/tech-history/space-age/the-inventor-of-the-black-box-was-told-to-drop-the-idea-and-get-on-with-blowing-up-fuel-tanks Warren was studying for his amateur radio license when a World War II ban on hobby radio forced him to redirect his efforts to chemistry sets. But when...

https://www.figma.com/blog/design-on-a-deadline-how-notion-pulled-itself-back-from-the-brink-of-failure/ The story of its last-minute pivot and epic comeback. “Our general philosophy is to go crazy with permutations,” he says. “If the taste is there, which you can grow by studying typography...

The Razor’s Edge of Product Development (a thread in 7 parts)Focus on the competition, and you won’t take the risks necessary to make it big.Ignore the competition, and you’ll miss plausible threats until it’s too late.Be optimistic, but paranoid. Utilize every playbook, and...

The Razor’s Edge of Product Development (a thread in 7 parts)Focus on the competition, and you won’t take the risks necessary to make it big.Ignore the competition, and you’ll miss plausible threats until it’s too late.Be optimistic, but paranoid. Utilize every playbook, and...

Want to make a living as a creator?Use these 15 lessons from @shl, @naval, and @benthompson to become a successful creator1. Many LeaderboardsThere will always be someone at the top of the leader board.BUT, the internet makes it possible for there to be multiple leaderboards.Someone can...

1. The Collisons think super long-term.Employees talk about how the company doesn’t think in years…it thinks in decades.That comes from the top. 2. They are hyper-patient recruitersIn an interview with @johnolilly, @patrickc talked about how he courted key recruits for *more than...

https://medium.com/gabor/9-ways-to-build-virality-into-your-product-5975e1fe74e3 If your startup is building a consumer product, your product has to be viral. For consumer products, the average revenue per user tends to be relatively low, so you won’t be able to afford spending much on...

https://spectrum.ieee.org/cars-that-think/transportation/advanced-cars/software-eating-car “No other industry is undergoing as rapid technological change as the auto industry,” says Zoran Filipi, Chair of the Department of Automotive Engineering at Clemson University’s International Center...

https://www.vice.com/en/article/7kvkqb/how-ea-games-was-hacked-slack A representative for the hackers told Motherboard in an online chat that the process started by purchasing stolen cookies being sold online for $10 and using those to gain access to a Slack channel used by EA.  Cookies can save...

How to build a great life (17 things I’ve learned)I’ve run hard my whole life—always charging forward, rarely looking back. But 50 hits you different. It’s caused me to pause & reflect.Lots of people have had more success in business & made more money than me. What I’ve done...

90% of new startups fail.Here are tips on how you can avoid startup failure: Issue: Poor Time ManagementHow to avoid: Set goals. Know what you need and where you want to be ahead of time. Issue: Little to no ResearchHow to avoid: You don’t need to know everything, but know a lot about the...

Imagine this. You are a Mexican chef and you have now joined a South Indian restaurant. Will you survive? Will you be able to thrive in the new company? On the same lines, how technical should you be to excel in a product management role sounds like a similar question. It all depends on the...

6 Best Online Team Collaboration Tools For Start-UpsA Thread…#startup #digitaltools 1. Trello This tool is excellent for checking what a team member is working on and what particular stage tasks are in. Trello can be integrated with third-party apps like Slack, Google Drive, and Evernote. 2....

Follow @LogiqueDigital» NextBigWhat’s #Threadmill brings you curated wisdom from Twitter threads on product, life and growth.Read more posts on Entrepreneurship and Marketing here. For podcasts, click here!ALSO READ:#StartupResources: How To Make It As A Solo...

Customer satisfaction is one important factor that businesses need to focus on. Here are 5 tips that can help you in satisfying and winning more customers!1. Improve how you measure customer service:- You can use net promoter score or customer satisfaction score or through tracking business...