Here you'll find 'how to' guides, templates and other business resources. They are designed to help you work through various compnents of building a valuable company.
How to come up with a business idea
We have tools to help with things like validating your idea, finding your first customers, developing your startup DNA and more...
How to turn an idea into a business that makes money
Helping you with things like your business plan, actionable steps to creating value, marketing tips etc.
How to be more productive
We have resources and recommendations to help you with things like your mindset and habits which are core to your productivity within your business.
In this resource we cover why it’s important to focus your efforts on a core group of customers with similar behaviors. The mistake a large number of founders make when […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 much money when you start […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Building your Startup DNA is one of the first steps to transitioning an idea into something more. It gives an idea a purpose and identity of its own, which is […]
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 […]