Food for Thought #10: End of the Unicorn, Bubble, Great Teams, Hardware Marathon

Age of Product’s Food for Thought on October 11th, 2015 on the end of the Unicorn, the bubble in Silicon Valley, how to build great teams (by building a great culture), and lessons learned from building a hardware startup:

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“Lean User Testing”: Free Download of Kindle Version

Update 2015-10-18: Thank you for 383 Downloads and Your Encouraging Feedback!

Admittedly, I was a bit overwhelmed with the positive response — 383 downloads:

Free Lean User Testing e-book downloads in October from the Kindle Store

Thank you so much for your positive feedback; it will be a good basis for version 2 of the ebook!

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Food for Thought #9: Unicorn (Un-) Culture, Startup Survival, Evernote’s Decline

Age of Product’s Food for Thought on October 4th, 2015 on the survival of the fittest startups in the coming post-unicorn era, Evernote’s decline, agile gamification jumping the shark, the importance of customer care for scaling, the AoP poll for the biggest agile challenge and Mark Suster’s unicorn rant:

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Agile Challenge Poll: Your #1 Issue at the Moment

What Is the Most Important Agile Challenge You Are Facing At the Moment?

Everyone of us is dealing with numerous issues related to becoming, improving or even staying Agile every day. I would like to learn more about the spectrum of your Agile challenges. If you invest three minutes of your time, that would mean the world to me:

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Food for Thought #8: LEGO® at Workshops, Unicorns, Click Fraud, Blitzscaling

Age of Product food for thought for September 27th, 2015 on the best podcasts for founders, why you should play with LEGO® at agile workshops no more, that we got the unicorn thing wrong, top interview questions from Firstround, click fraud is killing the online advertising industry, feature fallacy, and blitzscaling by Mr. Reid Hoffman:

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No More LEGO® at Agile Workshops – I am Tired of Building Airports

How I Practiced Processes in Recent Agile Workshops

During the last 12 months, I participated in three inspiring workshops–I enjoyed all of them:

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