Aspiring Startup Founder Notes #LearnInPublic

I recently watched this talk by Eric Migicovsky at Y-Combinator on how to talk to users.

Here are my notes.

👾 Initial thoughts from Sean

  • Talking to users is an interesting topic because it seems like something that should happen at a later stage. I worked at a startup where…

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Sean Knight

Data Scientist, Physicist, Stoic, Growth Hacker. I write for myself but share publicly. Here and on

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