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The Bootstrapped Founder

Arvid Kahl talks about starting and bootstrapping businesses, how to build an audience, and how to build in public.

Tracks

148: Fundamentals of a Calm Business 14:08 08/05/2022
147: How NOT to Use Twitter DMs 11:39 07/29/2022
146: Don't blame the market; blame your marketing 11:32 07/22/2022
145: On Saying "No" 11:41 07/15/2022
144: The Risks and Illusions of the "Post-Exit Retirement" 10:35 07/08/2022
143: Permission to Follow Up 10:45 07/01/2022
142: Consulting in Public 10:58 06/24/2022
141: Founder Stories are Powerful Assets 13:11 06/17/2022
140: The Forever Transaction 17:28 06/10/2022
139: Building in Public and Legacy 09:57 06/03/2022
138: Parasocial Relationships 17:26 05/27/2022
137: Should Freelancers Offer Free Trials? 13:28 05/20/2022
136: Choose Your Own Adventure: Creator, Curator, Commentator, or Connector 18:09 05/13/2022
135: Scalable Customer Service for Bootstrappers 14:01 05/06/2022
134: Managing Expectations: Making Good (on) Promises. 18:03 04/29/2022
133: You Don’t Need to be an Extrovert to Build in Public — an Introvert’s Perspective 10:48 04/22/2022
132: Why Founders End Up Unemployable 16:53 04/15/2022
131: Seven Kinds of Entrepreneurial Debt 25:38 04/08/2022
130: Entrepreneurial Anti-Patterns — What to Avoid When You're Starting a Business 14:38 04/01/2022
129: What Founders Can Learn from Professional WoW Gamers 24:25 03/25/2022
128: How I Find Twitter Content Ideas 23:49 03/18/2022
127: How I (Fortunately) Failed to Launch an NFT Collection 15:20 03/11/2022
Bonus: A Conversation with Michele Hansen (on the Software Social Podcast) 37:23 03/07/2022
126: The SaaS Market Maturity Paradox 16:21 03/04/2022
125: The Power of the Narrative when Building in Public 13:27 02/25/2022
124: Building in Public and Negativity 13:52 02/18/2022
123: Purchasing Power Parity Pricing 16:42 02/11/2022
122: Being Imperfect in Public 12:57 02/04/2022
121: The Performative Nature of Building in Public: A View From the Inside 14:29 01/28/2022
120: Fear-Setting 18:12 01/21/2022