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Why Now?

One of the standard pitch deck slides is called “Why now?”Why is now the best time to start the new business you have in mind?I cannot answer this question for you, but I can explain it for Mind Settlers.Now is a good time because top-down organization…

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What a difference a year makes!

Here’s what the Mind Settlers platform looked like in December 2017:We’d spent 6 months validating our idea and bringing it to life. You could:Find actionable ideas from about a dozen authorsTick off progress, step by step-like a recipeOrganize them in…

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To Seedrs or Not to Seedrs?

Why are we not using Seedrs in our current crowdfunding round?Seedrs HQ in LondonIn our previous crowdfunding round one year ago (gosh, how time flies!), we successfully made use of the crowdfunding platform Seedrs for European crowd investors and our …

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2 Special Offers for Investors

Two Special Offers for InvestorsAs of today, we have €284K pledged by potential investors, which is a great start to our first agile crowdfunding round! This is greater than our target. We have two special offers for investors as thank yous for joining…

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It Depends. But on What?

The most honest answer that coaches and consultants can offer their clients is often, “It depends.” The phrase applies to almost any problem.But that makes me wonder, on WHAT does IT depend?Photo by chuttersnap on UnsplashAlmost everything that coaches…

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Product Roadmap and Public Metrics

Here’s how we’re going to stay publicly accountable for reaching our goals.Delivering Value in StagesBefore I show you our product roadmap and public metrics, it’s important for you to know the strategy behind how we are delivering customer value.Optim…

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Can Big Consultancies Deliver Agile Transformations?

© 2016 Deloite, Chris WebbTwo years ago, an agile “tube map” published by Chris Webb from Deloitte caused a bit of a stir. There was a lot of criticism in the agile community about the inclusion, naming, and placement of various agile practices on this…

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