Here's my note from the first video of Y Combinator Startup School 2019.
Startup School Notes
Startup School 2019 Goals
- Give a structure and excuse to work on your startup (Seems like this is targeted at me, i definitely need an excuse to put my ideas to work)
- Build a global community of founders.
Registration Deadline now 4th August
11K Full time founders
8K Part Time founders
12K Technical Founders
1.8K San Francisco
474 Lagos (That's my city :)
2-3 Hours/ week
15 Min to write Weekly Update
1 Hour of Video content
30 min - 1 hour in group session
15 min - 30 min prep
Two Metrics you should be checking from Day one
You should be tracking
Engagement Metrics and Revenue Metrics
But 99% of your tracking should be Revenue Metrics.
*Always be talking to users
That's it. I'm excited about it. I like the format. Many thanks to @brianball who first prompted me to sign up. And to @keni who ensured I did.
@basilesamel Hey baz, you in on SUS?
So, guys who's as excited as I am.
I think we participants from 200WAD should have a Telegram or WhatsApp Group.
What do you think?