August 9, 2019

Joined YC's Startup School

Zeno Rocha @zenorocha

A couple of months ago I started watching a lot of Y Combinator videos and really enjoyed the content they were producing. When I heard about their free Startup School program I decided to join and see what is all about.

The program is still ongoing, but I'm loving it so far. My favorite part about it is that every week we need to send status updates. They ask what is your primary metric and how much it changed from one week to the other.

This simple question helps you frame your entire action plan and prioritize what really matters.

Anyways, excited to keep talking to other solo founders and hearing their stories.

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