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Raising Investment: A Guide for Startups This guide sets out the process and documents helpful for raising seed investment for a startup. Seed investment is usually the first round of […]
A list of really good seed pitch decks. I love a good pitch deck. There is something so satisfying about seeing the bones of a company condensed down to a […]
We hope to make your journey starting a business a little easier by letting you know the grants that are available and how to apply for them. This is a […]
It’s hard to build a business when you’re trying to target everyone In this resource we cover why it’s important to focus your efforts on a core group of customers […]
Product development is a journey with the ongoing objective of making the most valuable product for your users. It’s important that as a founder or product manager, you continue to […]
It’s common for people who are starting their first business to spend too much time and money building the first version of their product. This leaves them with little room […]
You’ve been told that you need to validate your idea. You understand the purpose of validation, you know what assumptions you need to test and you’ve written your script. Now you’re […]
The creation of a ‘Startup DNA’ is one of the first processes we work with people on to transition their idea into an early stage company. The output is a […]
The survival of a startup is determined by its ability to create something of value that enough people will pay for, before running out of steam (financially and emotionally). There […]
The survival of a startup is determined by its ability to create something of value that enough people will pay for, before running out of steam (financially and emotionally). There’s […]
New Zealand Startup Ecosystem Map Here’s a range of NZ support currently on offer to new entrepreneurs and growing startups Last updated 09/08/18 Add to this list We hope you […]
Kiwi Startup Tools Cheat Sheet Need legal help, website tracking, a payment platform etc? Here’s a bunch of services we recommend. Legal & Accounting Resources: Even if you don’t have […]
Market validation is a process to help turn your idea into something that people want and will pay for. Validating your idea significantly increases your chance of success and makes the […]