Incredibly bright and motivated technical founder, has developed a really cool product with a great PMF, right now has 150+ free users and no paid ones.
We spoke about marketing and growth and after offering some free consultation to help find tactics they could use around their existing work habits, they said
“I know marketing is important but I also know myself and I’m just not going to do it. I need someone who’s going to do it for me.”
I wondered if anyone here feels the same way.
Early-stage founders who are bootstrapping / don't yet have budget for a marketing hire: What is the main thing stopping you from engaging in marketing / growth activity?