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Product Challenges for Startups

This article was written by Taylor Wescoatt, one of Seedcamp’s Experts-in-Residence. Follow Taylor on Twitter @twescoatt.  I was asked by Product Tank to talk about the main product challenges I see in startups. Fortunately, a few months working with Seedcamp cohorts showed me that similar questions were being asked by many of them. Founders won’t be hiring professional […]

Got Product?

This article was written by Taylor Wescoatt, one of Seedcamp’s Experts-in-Residence. Follow Taylor on Twitter @twescoatt.  When I became an Expert-in-Residence at Seedcamp, I was asked to drive product thinking deeper into the portfolio. Makes sense, supporting your investments in the Product Market Fit challenge, but product can sometimes be a slippery concept to grasp. “You know it when […]

Product Roadmaps for Startups

This article is written by Taylor Wescoatt, Expert in Residence at Seedcamp. Taylor’s background spans 20 years of Product and UX having held key positions at successful startups like Seatwave and CitySearch, and larger brands like eBay and Time Out. This is the accompanying summary of two articles on Roadmaps for Startups; The Vision Roadmap for Startups, […]

The Behavioural Roadmap for Startups

Behavioural Roadmap for Startups

This article is written by Taylor Wescoatt, Expert in Residence at Seedcamp. Taylor’s background spans 20 years of Product and UX having held key positions at successful startups like Seatwave and CitySearch, and larger brands like eBay and Time Out. This is the second of two articles on Roadmaps for Startups – the first of which can be read […]

Avoiding Product Management Whiplash as a Founder

This guest post is written by Hemal Kuntawala from M&S Venture Labs. The Venture Lab uses lean startup techniques to experiment with new business models that evolve retail and ecommerce at M&S. I recently spent time with some technical and non-technical founders, and nearly all of them commented on how they found it difficult juggling […]

9 Essential Books & Resources On Product Thinking

11 Essential Books & Resources On Product Thinking

This article is written by Taylor Wescoatt, Expert in Residence at Seedcamp. Taylor’s background spans 20 years of Product and UX having held key positions at successful startups like Seatwave and CitySearch, and larger brands like eBay and Time Out. I started my Product career as a UX designer from ArtCenter College of Design in Pasadena. We had […]

Feedback Overload: How To Filter It For Your Startup

 This guest post is written by Nikolaus Sühr (CEO & Founder) and Matthew Wardle (CTO & Co-founder) of Kasko, a digital insurance service provider bringing Insurance as a Service to the market. You’ll often hear about how brilliant Seedcamp Week is, and we can attest to that – it’s been a really helpful experience for […]

Achieving Focus with Red, Blue & Black Time

This guest post is written by Ivan Soto-Wright, Co-Founder & CEO of Oinky, a personal savings companion. This blog post was inspired by feedback Ivan provided to a fellow founder during a Seedcamp Academy session. As an early stage founder, you will likely find yourself wearing many different hats. These hats come in all shapes […]

The Vision Roadmap for Startups

This article is written by Taylor Wescoatt, Entrepreneur in Residence at Seedcamp. Taylor’s background spans 20 years of Product and UX having held key positions at successful startups like Seatwave and CitySearch, and larger brands like eBay and Time Out. This is the first of two articles on Roadmaps for Startups. The Problem I speak with […]

7 Twitter Power-Plays For Rapidly Expanding Startups

This guest post is written by Andy Vale, Content Manager of SocialBro – an advanced Twitter marketing platform that offers end-to-end campaign management. SocialBro joined Seedcamp in November 2011. In this article, Andy looks at the role Twitter can play in helping rapid-growth startups. As a lightning fast, public communication channel, Twitter in the hands of a smart […]