Founder Insights

5 Things You Need to Know Before Choosing Workflow Management Software

What’s the difference between project management and workflow management? They share the same project elements, like tasks, assignments, timelines, goals and, often, reporting. But when startups talk about project management, it usually implies a single, one-off project. Whereas workflow management addresses a project that repeats itself over and over at a company or department level – a […]

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JT Marino, Tuft & Needle

John-Thomas Marino is one of the co-founders of the mattress company, Tuft & Needle. Him, along with his co-founder Daehee Park, founded Tuft & Needle in 2012. The two met in college and worked together at the same startup when they came up with the idea of Tuft & Needle. Now, the company is the #1 […]

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Ryan Holmes, Hootsuite

Ryan Holmes is an investor, an entrepreneur and inventor. He’s founded cool companies like Oristand, an affordable standing desk solution, but is best-known as the founder & CEO of Hootsuite. Hootsuite is the most popular social media management tool and services over 10 million users. We chatted with Ryan about the beginnings of Hootsuite and his favorite tools. Why […]

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Scaling, Personalization & Liquid Language with

“ is a great tool. It’s awesome for managing emails, and for creating personalized emails, thanks to its Liquid language support.” -Matthieu Vaxelaire, CEO ofMention Some tools stick out from the bunch. That’s how we, which was used by about a dozen different startups we’ve talked to, including Segment and TripleMint. While might be used by […]

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8 Stacklists, 500 Startups

500 Startups is one of the most famous startup accelerators out there. 500 Startups was founded in 2010 and has funded over 1,500 companies in more than 50 countries. We’re fans of the 500-Startups way. What’s that? They embrace badassery (see homepage) and, on the About-us page … “Think you’re crazy? We are too.”  Many […]

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Rand Fishkin, Moz

Known as the “Wizard of Moz,” Rand Fishkin is the founder and former CEO of Moz, board member at presentation software startup Haiku Deck, co-author of a pair of books on SEO, and co-founder of Rand’s an unsaveable addict of all things content, search, & social on the web.  We set out to interview him about the Moz […]

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