Amit

March 30th, 2017

Hi Nathan, You should look out for tech adviser or co-founder who has good background. You can attend nearby meet ups or online networks like cofounders.... More

Rogelio Triviño

March 30th, 2017

try Chile, I'm not sure about current situation but have a good program and good life quality.

Aurangzeb (Zabe) Agha Entrepreneur come techie and product manager

March 30th, 2017

I've been pretty happy with MixMax (https://mixmax.com/l/H69Xs)
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Joy Montgomery Continuous Improvement for Cleantech Companies, Connector

March 29th, 2017

Avoid any grandiose adjectives or phrases. Test results or testimonials are more important than unsupported words. Joy Montgomery continuous improvement... More

Adam Mann CoFounder

March 29th, 2017

Don't sit on the idea... Act. Do something. And share the idea with some people, to get their feedback. Still, remember that this feedback is no validation. More

Marc Hammoud Looking for a partner to share the profit

March 29th, 2017

Read James Caan "business in 7days". Some VCs don't appreciate being told despite your response we will continue nevertheless.... as Caan puts it... More

Amy Stevens Perception and reputation specialist

March 29th, 2017

Hi Varun - I think Chris (Capra) here makes some great points. Strip it back to basics as you first need to understand who your audience is/who you're... More

Dimitry Rotstein Founder at Miranor

March 29th, 2017

Could you be more specific? This is too abstract. In particular, do you mean you don't intend to have a revenue model at all? Do you already have... More

Marc Hammoud Looking for a partner to share the profit

March 28th, 2017

my answer applies to way more than an app. You keep the momentum by reminding yourself and the team how important the project is, its business case... More

Karen Popp Sales, Business Development, Marketing Strategist

March 28th, 2017

You should first and foremost know your market and all aspects of your demographics. Look at what your unique value proposition is (why you are the... More

Michael Barnathan

Last updated on March 28th, 2017

It's a very positive sign that you're asking this question before building! But we may not be the right people to ask: do you know any students or... More

RMD

March 28th, 2017

While I generally agree with @ Dimitry Rotstein , let me add... You are on the right track as IoT is helping create smart appliances and environments.... More

Andy Freeman Product Management and ... - Looking for new opportunities

March 28th, 2017

In your initial response to them: [1] Thank them for the opportunity and the clear decision. (Some VCs will string companies [2] Ask them for any... More

Aleksey Malyshev Software Engineer at iTouch Biometrics, LLC

March 28th, 2017

That's a very good comment from Vladimir: "I see technical cofounders the same as angel investors or VC. Instead of money, they invest their time,... More

Jonathan Daniels Passionate, honest, skillful and hardworking!

March 28th, 2017

Best to interact with users as much as possible. Phone them up, email them, tweet at them and ask them for suggestions. They'll tell others that you... More

Dimitry Rotstein Founder at Miranor

March 28th, 2017

No, I wouldn't. Probably not even for free. In any case, if you're trying to conduct a market research, that's not the right question to ask - people... More

Anonymous

March 28th, 2017

Just go share your ideas with as many relevant people as possible. If it is a good idea, people would follow up with you. If it is an idea where it... More

Tim T Owner, Busifree.com, FountainRose.com

Last updated on March 28th, 2017

Hi Arpi, good question. VCs expects the capital you raise to provide enough of a run-way until a liquidation event such as an IPO, or a private M&A... More