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StartupStupid.com

Posted by Jeff Goldblatt on

(Who says there's no such thing as a bad idea?) The ingeniously-genius geniuses at StartupStupid.com are proud to introduce their portfolio of ingeniously genius new startup companies: ShowerSharing.com (Check out our BETA LAUNCH!!!) CrowdfundedCrowdfunding.com  (launching at TechCrunch Disrupt) UberForChildren.com (launching at TechCrunch Disrupt) UberForAnimals.com (launching at TechCrunch Disrupt) VineButLonger.com (launching at TechCrunch Disrupt) WipeWipeSave.com (launching at TechCrunch Disrupt) ReversibleCondoms.com (launching at TechCrunch Disrupt) Coming Soon: UberForChildren.com (launching at TechCrunch Disrupt) UberForAnimals.com (launching at TechCrunch Disrupt) Elevator Pitch: It seems everyone has a new startup idea that is "like Uber for [something]", so you may be thinking UberForAnimals.com is an app for dog-walking or rent-a-pet and that UberForChildren.com offers daycare services or transportation to and...

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The "CoFounderator" Incubator/Accelerator Model...

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PART I: A new accelerator/incubator model aimed at improving the current success/failure rates for startup companies.Part II: A small group of NEW startups - from potentially big tech startups to smaller "Starter Startups" - all currently seeking team members (up to and including Co-Founders!!!(Info on these startups coming soon!) The "CoFounderator" Accelerator/Incubator Model - General Premises:1A. Many founders will spend/waste A LOT OF TIME (months? a year? more?) searching for the right startup team members, particularly Co-Founders!1B. … and/or many founders will “settle” (either quickly or eventually) for a less-than-ideal fit.2A. People who are truly great at what they do tend to work faster and more efficiently than those...

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Starter Startups

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Whether you’re a 9-to-5'er with an entrepreneurial itch, a student looking to start early, or even a current entrepreneur wanting to put multiple horses in the race, there are MANY benefits to starting small with “STARTER STARTUPS” Learn while doing; an easy way to gain startup experience Make mistakes before they really matter Find out if you actually like startup life See how well you work with potential co-founders, employees, etc. Test your ideas and hypotheses Great for “Proof of Concept” or MVPs (or even a “pre-mvp”) Put multiple horses in the race — faster, quicker, cheaper. You can always attempt to...

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Community Startups?

Posted by Jeff Goldblatt on

Many details still to be figured out, and, admittedly, it is an experiment! We will learn as we go. There will be growing pains. There will be some trial and error. But here are the initial thoughts: These "Starter Startups" are not intended to require anyone's full-time efforts at the beginning. If/when the time comes that one (or some!) of them begin to require full-time efforts, each team will decide how to handle that (but the unofficial motto is "Nobody gets screwed / Nobody screws anyone")... One goal is for as many team members as possible to be working on things that they have already gained...

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AdviceBeforeDates.com

Posted by Jeff Goldblatt on

Hmmm...  how does this "excerpt" section work???

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