Building product, and talking to users. In the early stages of your startup, those are the two things you should focus on.
In this lecture, Emmett Shear, Founder and CEO of Justin.tv and Twitch, covers the latter. What can you learn by talking to users that you can’t learn by looking at data? What questions should you ask? How can user interviews define or redefine your product goals?
How to Start a Startup is a course by Sam Altman produced by Stanford & Y Combinator. It contains 20 videos on following topics: - Lecture 1 - How to Start a Startup (Sam Altman, Dustin Moskovitz) - Lecture 2 - Team and Execution (Sam Altman) - Lecture 3 - Before the Startup (Paul Graham) - Lecture 4 - Building Product, Talking to Users, and Growing (Adora Cheung) - Lecture 5 - Competition is for Losers (Peter Thiel) - etc.