TIPS& ACTIONS : Week 7

HOW TO CREATE YOUR LEAN START-UP

“If you are not embarrassed by the first version of your product, you have launched too late.” Arnaud Blanchet

Tips:

Take a look at these 2 videos to understand exactly what it is about.

  1. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K8NxzX3pP1E (general explanation about the methodology)
  2. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F-5Iyj9A1MU

Actions:

  1. Use your Javelin Board poster for this Lean Startup workshop. Javelin/Experiment board here: http://bit.ly/1gLgAsM
  2. Your team will need post-its (ideally, 4 different colours) and tape to hang the poster on a wall
  3. Watch this youtube video which explains how to use it: Experiment Board Tutorial with Grace Ng: http://bit.ly/RRnBTP

Resources/References/Case Studies/:

Books about Lean Startup:

  1. The Lean Startup by Eric Ries. Buy it on Amazon: http://amzn.to/1eY2uVF; or Kalahari: http://bit.ly/1bWpNnb; or just read a free summary of the book... http://bit.ly/1cQ6NAu. Read more about it and find more info about the Lean Startup Movement on theleanstartup.com.
  2. Running Lean by Ash Maurya (Buy it on Amazon: http://amzn.to/1CHGgS5; or Kalahari: http://bit.ly/19UEeX6; or just read a free summary of the book... http://linkd.in/1y78lGL
  3. Read more about it and find more interesting info on Spark59.com, a website that will help you go through the 58 product iterations it takes, according to Ash Maurya, before you deliver a successful new product.

Videos about Lean Startup:

  1. Systematically Test Your Business Model Through Experiments by Ash Maurya: http://bit.ly/1fNcWiz
  2. Experiment Board Tutorial with Grace Ng: http://bit.ly/RRnBTP
  3. What is a pivot? A FastCompany video: http://bit.ly/1C3M6gW

Tools about Lean Startup:

  1. Download a Javelin/Experiment board here: http://bit.ly/1gLgAsM

Upstarts’ links:

  1. Week 7 Highlight video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vV0V72bFVZ8
  2. Social Innovator Profile:
  3. Pro-Circuit Coach Profile:
  4. Slide Share: