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Advice for Founders During Uncertain Times

During economic downturns, every company faces a different situation, and what’s right for yours could depend on stage, funding history, cash balance, and space. What to do falls into three buckets: fundraising, operational focus, and reducing burn rate.

How to: Protect Yourself in a Fire Sale

Innovation is hard, and not all startups succeed. Get your carve-out in writing.

You Owe Your Team Prompt Layoffs and a New Plan

This post explains why sometimes you should embrace layoffs as a difficult but necessary step, how you should implement a layoff, and what you can do to rebuild morale down the road.

How to: Navigate Corporate Partnership Offers

After you launch your new company, you may be surprised at how swiftly big companies come knocking on your door. Is that an opportunity or a threat?

How To: Use Communication to Manage Change

Leading a company is marked by constant change. As a leader, you have an opportunity to create clarity and alignment through purposeful and consistent communication.

How To: Strategic Planning

Every founder needs a simple framework for prioritization to help you create clarity and stay aligned with your team.

Startup Software

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Asana

Asana

Asana

Asana allows remote teams to organize projects, manage shifting priorities, and get work done.
Basecamp

Basecamp

Basecamp

Basecamp is a project management and internal communication tool for remote teams. The platform puts everything in one place: message boards, to-dos, group chat, file storage, and more.
Trello

Trello

Trello

Trello’s boards, lists, and cards enable you to organize and prioritize your projects with you and your team.
IFTT

IFTT

IFTT

IFTT is an integration tool that helps your apps and devices work together in new ways.
Zapier

Zapier

Zapier

Zapier connects the apps you use everyday to automate your work and be more productive.
ProfitWell

ProfitWell

ProfitWell

Led by CEO, Patrick Campbell, ProfitWell solves the hardest parts of subscription growth. The company provides outcome-centered products that reduce churn, optimize pricing, and grow your subscription business end-to-end.

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