The dynamics of early-stage work are unlike any other phase of your company’s growth. We’ve got a metaphor for how to approach it.
The team gets up to speed on everything Ashley’s already learned and done so far and identifies an early adopter market.
Week 8 means we’re sending Agnes and Senga off into the world with the market validation and product roadmap to succeed.
Week 5 means we’re past the mid-way point and the heat is on to make as much progress as possible with research, prototyping, and planning.
Last week, Senga and the thoughtbot Incubator team converged on their target customers and assumptions to test with in the upcoming product experiment.
Customer interviews continued, we launched some ad campaigns, and we learned some things!
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