Joseph Jude

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Three stages of startups and how to chose tech-stack for each of them

Startups can be classified into three stages as per their life-cycle. Here I present guidelines on choosing a tech-stack for each of these stages.

Guest lecture on entrepreneurship at Christ College, Bangalore

I love talking to college students about entrepreneurship. Recently, I spoke to MCA students of Christ College, Bangalore.

Notes from day 2 of TiECon Chandigarh 2017

TiECon Chandigarh 2017 is a two-day conference focused on the theme of 'Entrepreneurship in times of change'. These are my notes from Day 2.

Notes from day 1 of TiECon Chandigarh 2017

TiECon Chandigarh 2017 is a two-day conference focused on the theme of 'Entrepreneurship in times of change'. These are my notes from Day 1.

Why I Uber

I take Uber cabs, because it benefits me.

Video To Watch: Ideas are easy, execution is everything by John Doerr

John Doerr, venture capitalist, talks about the next big things and how to identify great ventures

My Itches, My Ventures

Is Paul Graham right? Is scratching your own itch the best way to build a product? I'm sure to find the answer soon.

What I learned in a year as an entrepreneur

Three lessons I learned in a year as an entrepreneur

Notes from Lean Startup Session by TiE, Chandigarh

Key component of a startup is the feedback loop

Entrepreneurship is a metamorphosis, not a baptism

When I was an employee, I used to think that being an entrepreneur is much like an employee, only with added responsibilities. Now that I am an entrepreneur, I realize how foolish I was.

Notes From Session With Mahavir Sharma, Serial Entrepreneur & Trustee, TiE, Global

Notes from interactive session with Mahavir Sharma at TiE, Chandigarh

Want to make doing business in India easy? Start with incorporation

If starting a business in India has to improve, the entire process should be studied and simplified.

Insights From Startup Expo @ ISB, Mohali

A crash course on everything startups need to know.

Five Insights From Successful Indian Entrepreneurs

Inspiration from those who ran before me.

Paranoid is ok; Paralysis is not ok

As I build my new company, I will find myself in novel situations. I may become uncertain, nervous and sweaty. Yet, never should I become paralysed. It will destroy everything I build.

Big Ideas From Peter Theil

Seven big challenging ideas from Peter Theil, Paypal founder

Taking The Biggest Bet Of My Life

Rule of thumb for career change: You take a bet, you make it a win. While still winning, you take your next big bet.

People Aren't Potatoes

Treating people as replaceable commodities is an antiquated idea. It is time to bury the idea.

When To Listen To Your Critics?

You better listen to critics. But not when you ideate.

If Church Can Reinvent Itself, Why Can't Companies

Despite doom-sayers, the Church has survived thousands of years because it reinvented. Why can't companies survive the changing environment?

What I Learned Building For AppStore

Eight key lessons from building and selling Mac & iOS apps.

What an Indie Developer Expects From Apple

At WWDC, Apple introduced improvements aimed at both users and developers. But it has to improve its 'doing business' part.

Focus On What Matters Or Sleep Alone

If you are an independent software developer, there is only one metric to measure & improve.

Thank You

To those of you who helped me to become an independent software vendor.

No, I'm Developing A Product

Say the solo-ISV prayer to focus on the essentials.

Joining Elite Clubs

What are the benefits of joining clubs?

This ≠ That

this is not that

How To Get The Feedback That You Deserve

Obtaining feedback is critical to designing products that stand the test of time. But getting meaningful feedback isn't easy.

Customer Service Is Sales

If you deliver superb customer service consistently, you will get repeat customers.

Can Companies Learn From Religions?

Most religions follow a pattern to build a community. Can companies adopt these patterns?

We Don't Need More; We Need Better

More of the same only produces more of the same results. Nothing improves.

Starting a Startup is Like an Itch - Says Vivek, Co-Founder of InterviewStreet

Interview with Vivek, co-founder of InterviewStreet.

5 Steps To Achieve Your Goal – Lessons From Failures

Are you moving towards your goal or just spining round and round?

Thank God For Internet

New models of co-creation built around the internet are emerging. How will it impact businesses?

Should You Run That Extra Mile to Make a Sale?

Customer is king, is a mantra that Sales team lives by. But there are times we need to differentiate between bad customer service and annoying customer demands.