In the last episode, Dave got vulnerable and shared the biggest leadership and company mistakes he's made while growing Proof. This week, he turned over the coin to share the 7 keys to why Proof has been successful. Also, stay tuned at the end of the show for a new weekly segment: things I like, things I hate, and the product I'm loving right now.
In this episode, Dave reflects on the key reaons Proof has achieved $200,000+ MRR, raised capital through the top startup accelerator Y Combinator, and has built a business he loves with his best friends all in under 24 months.
Key 1: have a technical co-founder
Key 2: pre-sell your product
Key 3: laser focus on niche influencers
Key 4: get advisors to open doors
Key 5: build a moat with brand and design
Key 6: establish market leadership
Key 7: move to a place good for business and family
Also, stay tuned at the end of the show for a new weekly segment: things I like, things I hate, and the product I'm loving right now.
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