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Startup Basics

Feb 5, 2019

Popular tech media would make it seem otherwise, but it's quite rare for a startup to release a product and see users or customers rushing in. Instead, many startups have limited means to promote their launch, and all they get at the beginning is a trickle. This can be very disconcerting, but there is a great framework...


Jan 21, 2019

Few questions are as polarizing as whether tech founders should themselves move or move their startup to Silicon Valley. On one side, you have staunch advocates arguing that no other place has such access to capital and talent. On the other side, opponents insist that founders should stay where they are. We're here to...


Jan 7, 2019

The media loves celebrity founders such as Steve Jobs, Elon Musk, and Jeff Bezos portraying them as one-man shows. However, most successful founders have at last one co-founder, and it’s quite rare for one individual to build a huge tech startup on their own. Moreover, there are some really important benefits...


Dec 19, 2018

One of the most deleterious myths that ruins startup dreams is the notion that things happen quickly. Unfortunately, we at Beta Boom meet founders all the time expecting that they will build a product, get traction, and will secure seed funding in a year or less. When progress takes a lot longer, they are caught...


Dec 4, 2018

Startup Basics is for entrepreneurs launching tech companies but are not fluent in "startup." Hosted by Beta Boom's founding partners, Sergio and Kimmy, the podcast covers all common topics and questions that many founders are afraid to ask or think they should know. Startup Basics covers subjects like these:

  • Do I need...