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Bootstrapping into the hockey stick

Published 8 months agoΒ β€’Β 1 min read

I've been heads down for a few months...

The Big Reveal: Stripe for Healthcare

If you've listened to at least two episodes of the podcast over the past few months, you know Ed's been giving me a hard time about "the company that shall not be named."

Well, in this week's episode, I've given him one less thing to hold over my head. πŸ˜…

Grab it on Apple Podcasts, Spotify Podcasts or Google Podcasts -- and let me know what you think! πŸ™πŸΌ

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Bootstrapping into the hockey stick

Venture funded company? Everyone wants to write about them, work at them and (sometimes) fund them even more.

Bootstrapped company? "Oh yeah, my buddy has his own lawn care thing. It's a great lifestyle thing!"

The fact is that bootstrapped companies already have all the ingredients you want to see in high growth companies: great understanding of unit economics, ability to grind when needed and the appetite for risk (that comes with the hunger for rewards).

If I've learned anything over the last ~5 years, it's that the biggest barrier to bootstrapped companies is themselves.

(Hit reply, I'd love to hear what you think -- especially if you disagree.)

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Social media, man

If we're not already connected on Twitter or LinkedIn, let's... make it happen?

(Seriously, what do people say these days? Connect? Follow? Ping? Whatever...)

Anyway, I'm planning to post a bit more often. If you're on either of those platforms, I'll see you there.

Hint: there's a lot more coming over the next few weeks. (Video, anyone?)

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That’s it for now, have a great weekend.

-P

PS - if you're interested in my latest venture, here's a little post I wrote about it.

Hey, I'm Paul Singh. πŸ‘‹πŸ»

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