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12 Udemy Courses on How to Come Up With New Tech Startup Business Ideas

Posted on Sunday, Sep 19th 2021

You want to do a startup. So, you need an idea to build around.

So, how do you ideate? How do you evaluate if your idea has legs? How do you make sure that your tech startup idea is viable? Scalable? 

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10 Udemy Courses on How To Build an Artificial Intelligence Startup

Posted on Monday, Sep 13th 2021

Udemy has over two million students who are learning Machine Learning on the platform. Many of these students are aspiring entrepreneurs.

Here is a list of Udemy entrepreneurship courses based on the 1Mby1M methodology that would help them put one foot before the other to get a startup strategy figured out.

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Bootstrapping Using Services from Atlanta: Avelead CEO Jawad Shaikh (Part 1)

Posted on Monday, Apr 5th 2021
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If you haven’t already, please study our free Bootstrapping course and the Investor Introductions page.

As usual, we love Bootstrapping Using Services case studies.

Sramana Mitra: Let’s start at the beginning of your journey. Where are you from? Where were you born and raised? What kind of background did you have?

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Best of Bootstrapping: Duda Co-founders Bootstrap with Paychecks

Posted on Monday, Mar 29th 2021

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Itai Sadan is the Co-founder and CEO of Duda, a company that turns desktop websites into mobile sites. When we spoke in 2013, Itai had over 10 years of experience in business development, partner management, program management, and development. Prior to founding Duda (formerly DudaMobile), Itai was a director at SAP, where he managed the SAP Discovery System program and was in charge of relationships with IBM, HP, and Fujitsu.

Sramana: Itai, let’s start with the beginning of your personal journey. What is the story that paved the way for your entrepreneurial journey?

Itai Sadan: I was born and raised in Tel Aviv, Israel. I did have a six-year stint in South Africa, where our family lived for a while. I went to high school in Tel Aviv and met the person who is the co-founder and CTO of DudaMobile during my high school years. After high school I went to the army and served in the anti-terrorist school. After I completed my three-year army service, I traveled the world a little bit.

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Bootstrapping to $7 Million: Constellix CEO Steven Job (Part 1)

Posted on Thursday, Mar 11th 2021
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Steven has built a lean company with 37 people and has scaled it to $7 million. Read on to learn how.

Sramana Mitra: Let’s start at the beginning of your journey. Where are you from? Where were you born and raised? What kind of background did you have?

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Bootstrapping from Guwahati: Anjan Pathak, CTO and Co-Founder of Vantage Circle (Part 1)

Posted on Tuesday, Mar 9th 2021

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I am always thrilled to do stories of pioneering entrepreneurs building technology startups in remote locations. Anjan brings us into the nascent scene in Guwahati, in the North-East Indian state of Assam.

Sramana Mitra: Let’s go back to the beginning of your journey. Where are you from? Where were you born and raised? What kind of background did you have?

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Bootstrap First, Raise Money Later: Criteria CEO Josh Millet (Part 1)

Posted on Friday, Feb 19th 2021
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Josh has bootstrapped Criteria to almost $5M in revenue before raising funding.

Sramana Mitra: Let’s start at the beginning of your journey. Where are you from? Where were you born and raised? What kind of background did you have?

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A Case Study in Equity Crowdfunding: Cary Breese, CEO of NowRx ( Part 1)

Posted on Monday, Feb 8th 2021
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Equity Crowdfunding has matured significantly. In this case study, we get to learn some interesting nuances.

Sramana Mitra: Let’s start at the beginning of your journey. Where are you from? Where were you born and raised? What kind of background did you have?

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Bootstrapping Using Services: George Anderson, CEO of Ninth Wave (Part 1)

Posted on Monday, Feb 1st 2021

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George offers another case study for our very popular Bootstrapping Using Services track.

Sramana Mitra: Let’s start at the beginning of your journey. Where are you from? Where were you born and raised? What kind of background did you have?

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Bootstrapping Using Services, Managing a Successful Pivot: Oomnitza CEO Arthur Lozinski (Part 1)

Posted on Monday, Jan 4th 2021
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Arthur talks about an excellent pivot that is quite enlightening.

Sramana Mitra: Let’s start at the beginning of your journey. Where are you from? Where were you born and raised? What kind of background did you have?

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Bootstrapping a Technology Product Company from India: Sachin Bhatia, Founder of Ameyo (Part 1)

Posted on Monday, Dec 21st 2020

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Some of us have worked relentlessly for decades to bring about the change in India from a largely services-driven technology industry to one that today produces credible products sold all over the world.

Ameyo is one of the early examples of this shift, and Sachin, an early visionary in this journey.

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Capital Efficient Entrepreneurship to $30 Million from India: Ankit Oberoi, CEO of AdPushup (Part 1)

Posted on Monday, Dec 14th 2020
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Great entrepreneurs continuously learn from the market. Ankit’s story is one of really diligent learning. Wonderful read!

Sramana Mitra: Let’s start at the beginning of your journey. Where are you from? Where were you born and raised? What kind of background did you have?

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