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RE: [EastsideIncubator] Summary of Steve Blank's Lean Startup Lessons in One Interview - Tim D. Jun 24, 2017 2:09 PM
Re: [EastsideIncubator] Summary of Steve Blank's Lean Startup Lessons in One Interview - We also dive into these topics at the meetup group.  We are looking at doing workshops on the eastside as well.  Glad to try to find places and times that work on the eastside.  John S. Jun 24, 2017 10:37 AM
Summary of Steve Blank's Lean Startup Lessons in One Interview - If you're a startup, or you want to be, you know Steve Blank - the originator of the lean startup philosophy. But you may have to do quite a bit of looking to find his key lessons. Well, he says you can find it all it one place, right here: h Tim D. Jun 24, 2017 8:13 AM
How to show up as smart in the Age of AI - HBR's view - The number of professional jobs that will be automated by AI will be 10 times the number of manufacturing jobs lost to automation so far. How do you survive that? How do you thrive? How do you show up as a hot shot? Here's how: https:// Tim D. Jun 20, 2017 8:36 PM
Eastside Incubator: 7 Practical Ways to Reduce Bias in Hiring - There's increasing evidence that diverse teams create better results than collections of "high performers." But how do you get a diverse team when your recruiting funnel is likely characterized by implicit bias? Here's the latest article fro Tim D. Jun 12, 2017 10:49 PM
Eastside Startup Grind featuring Angel Investor Gary Rubens - Hello Seattle Grind... CC: Eastside Incubators Do you remember your fi Adam G. Apr 13, 2016 1:24 PM
Eastside Grind Hosts Gary Rubens (Angel Investor, Philanthropist) - Hello Seattle Grind... CC: Eastside Incubators Do you remember your first kiss, your first job or perhaps your first Startup Grind?  I definitely remember my first Startup Grind and how I got there! It was January 27th 2015 at the Dice Cab Adam G. Apr 13, 2016 11:05 AM
Free Passes to OSCON, Portland OR, July 20-24 - Here's a promo code I got from O'Reilly to get the EXPO Plus passes ($49) for free: == Attend OSCON for Free July 20-24 in Portland, OR The O'Reilly Open Source Convention is just a week away and we have free expo plus passes avai Mei L. Jul 13, 2015 7:29 PM
New Tech Eastside tomorrow night (March 3rd) - The Eastside Incubator is a community sponsor of New Tech Eastside. Hey  New Techies & Friends - Wow! It’s already March. We’re looking forward to seeing you  tomorrow night as the  New Adam G. Mar 2, 2015 12:01 PM
New Tech Eastside tomorrow night (Tuesday Feb 3rd) - Dear New Techies, The Eastside Incubator is a community sponsor of New Tech Eastside. New Tech Eastside is back tomorrow ! Adam G. Feb 2, 2015 4:21 PM
New Tech Eastside tomorrow night (Jan 6th) - The Eastside Incubator is a community sponsor of New Tech Eastside: Hey New Techies & Friends - We hope you had a wonderful holiday and will come kick off the New Year with us tomorrow night at N Adam G. Jan 5, 2015 2:27 PM
Eastside New Tech Meetup, tomorrow Nov 4th - Come support Eastside Incubator's own Praveen Seshadri, CEO of AppSheet , tomorrow night at the Kirkland Performance Center, for the inaugural event of Adam G. Nov 3, 2014 1:32 PM
graphics/images/logo design available around EI? - Hi! I am looking for graphics people to collaborate on creating a few visuals, like logo, maybe a few icons, etc. If you happen to know anyone, preferably an EI member, please let me know. Renat B. Aug 8, 2014 1:14 AM
Puget Sound Business Journal TechFlash Cup - Puget Sound Business Journal is looking for local start-up companies to apply for our TechFlash Cup event competition and we were hoping Eastside Incubator could help by pushing out word that nominations are now Adam G. Jul 30, 2014 3:26 PM
Seattle Developer Week -- Free Invite Code - We’re inviting you to attend DeveloperWeek Seattle 2014 for free! Run by the same team behind Adam G. Jul 25, 2014 3:33 PM
New Date 5/27: CTO Series - Gaming AWS w/ Docker, Avi Cavale (CEO, Shippable) - Gaming AWS - How Docker Helped Us Deploy Faster and Cut Operations Cost by 70% For more details, see the full listing:­Incubator/events/1753 Mei L. May 21, 2014 9:51 AM
Back-to-Back CEO and CTO Series + New Managing Director for Ei + 1 Table Left + Free CRM - Tuesday, May 6 CTO Series w/  Avi Cavale , CEO, Shippable  Continuous Integration + Continuous Delivery  Matt D. Apr 30, 2014 4:51 PM
Still spots available for tonight's "Sales for Startups" meetup - Sales for Startups: Design, launch and accelerate a sales program - Matt Heinz Matt Heinz knows sales. This will be a great meetup.­Incubator/events/164704472/       Matt D. Apr 16, 2014 9:52 AM
Sales for Startups Next Week + 2 Tables Available at Eastside Incubator - Join Matt Heinz next week as he talks "Sales for Startups" on April 16. In this Sales for Startups presentation, you'll learn about common sales mistakes made by startups, how to build a buyer-centric sales process that Matt D. Apr 9, 2014 12:11 PM
Update: CEO Series is this Wednesday - Topic: Raising Your First Million - Because Meetup was down last week, we shifted Keith Smith's meetup to this Wednesday at 7PM. Raising Your First Million - Keith Smith, CEO, Big Door­Incubator/events/165952892/ Matt D. Mar 10, 2014 11:13 AM
2/12: Baking in your Startup's values from the beginning - Keith Smith, CEO, Big Door - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing:­Incubator/events/165952892/ When : Wednesday, March 12 Bhanu M. Mar 3, 2014 3:55 PM
CEO Series - Keith Smith, CEO of BigDoor, talks the business of apps and content - CEO SERIES IS TUESDAY THIS MONTH Make money with your social game or online content : Keith Smith, CEO, Big Door Tuesday, March 4 at 7:00 PM Matt D. Feb 26, 2014 9:06 PM
Tomorrow at EI : Do Your Mobile App Right The Firsttime - Do Your Mobile App Right The First Time. RSVP :­Incubator/events/159782162/ Do Your Mobile App Right The Firsttime Sure, you want your mobile app a huge success, b Bhanu M. Feb 4, 2014 9:13 AM
CEO Series with Jason Karas - This month's CEO series is next Wednesday, February 5 at 7 PM . Jason will be sharing his experiences and insights as the CEO of a venture-funded startup. Matt D. Jan 29, 2014 8:17 PM
Surprise (Awesome) Meetup Tomorrow + Good Uploads - Exploring Revenue Based Financing for Angel Investors­Incubator/events/161687902/ Tomorrow Matt D. Jan 20, 2014 9:40 PM
Happy 2014 - January Eastside Incubator Newsletter - I hope that everybody had a great winter break. I also hope you take a chance to RSVP to some of the upcoming events at Ei. The Top 10 Reasons Why You Suck at Sales - Russell Benoraya, CEO of EveryMove Next Wednesday Matt D. Jan 4, 2014 9:02 AM
Deb Gabor - Investor Pitches on Wednesday Night - Hope everybody is having a great Thanksgiving break. I also hope you can join us on Wednsday at 7PM, when Deb Gabor presents on how to prepare an investor pitch. Even if you are not planning on raising, this will be a great exercise in storytelling, a Matt D. Nov 29, 2013 10:47 AM
I need some volunteers - Summary: please sign up for a free account at - less than a minute. It will help us test out our software. Details: A lot of startup folks are signed up for this list, and I typically a Matt D. Nov 17, 2013 9:08 AM
Brent Frei (SmartSheet), AoA Pitch Workshop, Talent Marketplace, and more! - Thanks to November's Sponsor Payboard (turn trial users into paying customers). See sponsor message at the bottom of the email.   November is a big month. Matt D. Oct 30, 2013 9:38 AM
Upcoming Startup Events You Should Know About - Hope fall has gotten off to a good start for you.  We wanted to let you know about a few up-coming events in October at Eastside Incubator and in the local startup community: === EI Tech Talk: Javascript, on the SERVER!?! -- Mei L. Oct 7, 2013 3:40 PM
Josh Lowry's B2B Sales Deck is Online - Great meetup last night. Here is a link to the PowerPoint: http://blog.eastsideincubator.­com/josh-lowry-talks-b2b-enter­prise-sales/ If you subscribe to the newsletter there (look for the link on the right side), you will also get an upd Matt D. Oct 3, 2013 10:26 AM
Sales Meetup, Investor Pitch Decks, and more - October 2 – Enterprise Sales with Josh Lowry NOTE: Oct 2 Meetup is free (as in $0), thanks to sponsorship from Appcontext (see discount information below for the Oct 23 event!) Matt D. Sep 27, 2013 8:21 AM
Legal Meetup today - Just a reminder about the Legal Meetup at Eastside Incubator this evening at 6. Carter Mackley will be discussing pre-incorporation collaborations and reviewing a simple partnership agreement that can be used in such situations.  Deniz K Matt D. Sep 9, 2013 11:46 AM
Change for Tomorrow's Meetup - Josh Lowry had a last-minute conflict, and Aseem Badshah (CEO of Socedo ) has agreed to talk about Socedo's first couple of enterprise sales for tomorrow's B2B Enterprise Sales meetup. Gonna be great. There are still a co Matt D. Sep 3, 2013 8:39 PM
Build Your Own Prototype - Benjamin Curtis is putting on a 3-month bootcamp to teach people how to build their own prototypes. A lot of the material will be about Rails (Ben is one of the best Rails developers in the region), but it will als Matt D. Aug 9, 2013 7:42 AM
Want Customers? RSVP for Wednesday Night Meetup - There are still spots open for Wednesday, when Greg Meyer is going to talk about Feedback and Customer Discovery. Plus, this month's sponsor MoDevTablet has given Ei a free ticket to give away to one of the attendees ($185-$400 value depending on what Matt D. Aug 5, 2013 6:11 PM
Ei Meetups + MoDevTablet Discount + Happy Summer - Thanks to MoDevTablet for sponsoring this month's newsletter! If you would like to attend their Aug 15-17 event for a discounted price, see below (I will be there on August 16).   Upcoming E Matt D. Jul 24, 2013 5:43 PM
First 20 Startup Activities Meetup + Chris Hahn CTO Series + Secrets of Fast Growing Startups - Lot of great meetups happening in the next week. Hope to see you around.   Tomorrow (technically later today):  Matt Dyor - 20 Steps in 20 Days Matt D. Jul 10, 2013 12:08 AM
Ei Talent Marketplace - Can you help us out? - Everybody - I wanted to introduce you to Rishab, who is working on the Ei Marketplace where you can buy, sell, and trade time with experts in development, design, accounting, law...anything you need to build your startup. If you have a few minutes to s Matt D. Jun 28, 2013 8:10 AM
Microsoft Accelerator Demo Day on Friday - Hey everybody – The startups in the Microsoft Accelerator are gearing up for Demo Day on Friday in Seattle. Three teams from Ei are going to be presenting: Ofunnel, Boxella, and 1Track. If you would like to come and cheer them on, there are a few tic Matt D. Jun 18, 2013 10:46 AM
Funding Quest + CEO Series +Legal Meetup + CTO Series = excellent:) - We have a great month in store at Eastside Incubator, starting with Funding Quest tomorrow night. Take a minute and RSVP for a meetup or two now. Funding Quest with Bryan Brewer May 30 (TOMORROW) at 7:00 PM Matt D. May 29, 2013 5:47 PM
New Meetup: Tech Talk: CSS doesn't have to suck: a modular approach to front end development - Announcing a new Meetup for Eastside Incubator! What : Tech Talk: CSS doesn't have to suck: a modular approach to front end development When Mei L. May 7, 2013 10:14 PM
CEO Series - Hope to see you on Wednesday Night - Charles Lamanna, Founder and former CEO of MetricsHub (acquired by Microsoft), is going to be talking about Customer Development. From the first discussions I had with Charles, I was always impressed by his willingness to listen to and learn from custo Matt D. Apr 28, 2013 9:19 PM
Business Model Canvas with Matt Dyor, Enterprise SaaS from Pual McLachlan - We tapered a bit with our membership drive (up 2 to 25/100)...hopefully we can get some more startups signed up for $10/month:­ricing . Can we hit 50/100 for May? Meth Matt D. Apr 8, 2013 9:49 PM
Social Selling, Big Data + Erlang, More Meetups! - Fantastic! We are making great progress against our membership goals : 10/10 Silver Startups, 22/30 Bronze startups, and 26/100 meetup members. Need a bit of a push on the Matt D. Mar 17, 2013 10:26 PM
Financial Model Documents - We had a number of requests for Martin's materials. Here it is: Financial Model Spreadsheet­2/Finplan_ei.xlsx   Slides:­inz425/intro-to-financial-mode­l Matt D. Mar 6, 2013 7:29 PM
Financial Modeling, - Go to all your favorite Ei meetups for $10/month ( pay here ). We have sold 17 of 100 meetup memberships! Winter is Matt D. Feb 18, 2013 11:34 PM
New Pricing, Martin Zych on Financial Modeling, Windows 8 Boot Camp, Equity Compensation and More! - My goal in 2013 is to increase the intensity at Eastside Incubator. I want you to join me. I want you to commit to building a kick ass startup in 2013. If you are in, I want you to become a meetup member or a bronze keyholder. Over the next two months, Matt D. Feb 5, 2013 5:59 PM
Eastside Incubator 2013 -   Too busy to read the whole email? We are looking for members who are interested in paying $10/month to maintain and improve this startup community. Sign up here: Matt D. Jan 5, 2013 9:46 PM
CTO Series - UI isn't UX -- Why Your Startup Needs to Think about UX on Day One (1/15 Tue 7pm) - We're excited to invite you to our first CTO series of 2013 on 1/15 (Tue) - CTO Series - UI isn't UX -- Why Your Startup Needs to Think about UX on Day One Mei L. Jan 4, 2013 12:41 PM
Applications are open for Microsoft Accelerator for Windows Azure 2013 - First off, there are some videos of the Microsoft Accelerator that you can check out on the unofficial MS Accelerator Matt D. Dec 19, 2012 10:28 PM
Reminder: Next Monday - Legal Workshop, Startup Law War Story - Studying other’s problems is a way of gaining experience vicariously. At December’s StartupLawTalk workshop we will be presenting war stories. Each STL presenter will cover one startup case were painful problems could have been avoided by doing it Mei L. Dec 4, 2012 8:59 PM
Exciting November Events at EI and more - Hope you've been enjoying fall.  We have many exciting events in November: CEO Series - Partnering with Customers for the Win by Liz Pearce (CEO, LiquidPlanner) , nex Mei L. Nov 3, 2012 10:27 AM
No more tickets for the GeekWire Startup Day - Shopping for Startup Deals on the weekend is the new thing, and Eastside Incubator members were quick to snatch up the available tickets. Over the next couple of days, I will be emailing everybody who made the purchase before this email (6:45 on Monday Matt D. Sep 17, 2012 6:48 AM
$100 Startup Day Tickets (4 left) - GeekWire has given us an incredible deal on the upcoming Startup Day: $100 (instead of the $185 if you buy direct). You can check out the details here:­/geekwire-presents-seattle-20-­startup-day/ Eas Matt D. Sep 15, 2012 8:47 PM
Henry Albrecht talks VC, Jeff MacDuff talks Tech Style, New Warehouse Space, and more - Busy month with the move, too much information for one newsletter, so read it in chunks:)   Henry Albrecht - Limeade CEO - Venture Capital From The Trenches   September 5 at 7 (that is tomorrow!): Henr Matt D. Sep 4, 2012 9:51 PM
The Big Move, Bilal on Python, and More -   Help Move the Warehouse This Saturday@11 What do you get when you mix a 14 foot UHaul, 20 startups, and a beautiful Saturday morning for 2 hours? We will hopefully find out! We have about 15 people signed up to help out already, which means Matt D. Aug 9, 2012 11:10 PM
New Space, About Halfway There, Python, VC, and More! - NO MEETUP TONIGHT! See below for details. Move is official - August 13 If you can help us move on Saturday, August 11, that would be great. Many of us are injured (hey, working on computers all day takes it toll! Matt D. Aug 1, 2012 8:44 AM
Henry Albrecht talks Venture Capital, Bilal Aslam talks Data Mining, New Warehouse Space, and more - Henry Albrecht talks Venture Capital, CEO Series, August 1 at 7 PM Everything you wanted to know about venture capital, but were afraid to ask, will be answered by Henry Albrecht, CEO of Limeade. We are capping attendance for t Matt D. Jul 17, 2012 10:45 PM
New Meetup: Running a 1-Person iPhone App Business - CTO Series - Announcing a new Meetup for Eastside Incubator! What : Running a 1-Person iPhone App Business - CTO Series When : Monday, July 16, 2012 Matt D. Jul 9, 2012 12:52 PM
Weekly Newsletter - 300 Strong Eastside Incubator is now 300 members strong, and this is a good size. If you have not taken a chance to browse through the member directory, give it a whirl. If somebody has an idea you like, an expertise you would Matt D. Jun 21, 2012 10:01 PM
Meetup details changed: Social Media User Group (formerly "Twitter Lunch") - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing:­Incubator/events/68128222/ When : Tuesday, June 19, 201 Matt D. Jun 15, 2012 9:29 PM
Fwd: [Lean-Startup-Seattle] Lean Startup Machine - June 29th-July 1st - Get customer development - This might be of interest to some folks. John has provided a discount code:  SEA_chrest_SAC. With the discount code provided by John, the price drops from $200 to $170. I Matt D. Jun 9, 2012 9:31 AM
Getting 998 Customers, Node, Twitter, Startup Videos, and more! - Tonight, Josh Ledgard from provided a great presentation about getting your first 998 Customers. Through the magics of a laptop and the youtubes, we were able to capture this vid Matt D. Jun 6, 2012 11:37 PM
Help EI help you! - Eastside Incubator is a member-driven organization. The current lease runs until October 31, 2012. I am hoping to do one big push to get us through October 31 to cover our costs. If we are able to cover costs, we will keep the warehouse going...foreve Matt D. May 21, 2012 7:13 AM
CTO Series on Wednesday, Janis' Presentation, EI Fundraiser, more - Come to the warehouse on Wednesday at 7:00 PM to hear Paul Ingall's talk about the life of a CTO, from the first days to the transition to new leadership. More details here:­Incubator/events/613856 Matt D. May 14, 2012 8:23 AM
Marcelo's Deck, EI Design Meetup, Janis' Meetup, and more! - The UN-meetup: come by the warehouse on Tuesday, from 10:30 to noon, and see what some of the EI startups are doing. Come prepared to offer feedback, introductions, technical/business input, and be prepared to receive a stale donut hole in return (I wi Matt D. Apr 23, 2012 9:39 AM
Chris Devore coming Next Thursday - First off, please take this opportunity to RSVP to Chris Devore's CEO Series meetup next week. It is going to be very informative about startups, VC, and your options for seeking capital.­Incubator/events/569 Matt D. Mar 28, 2012 7:23 PM
Does anybody have a whiteboard for the warehouse? - I bought a HUGE whiteboard from Home Depot. It was about $20, but apparently you get what you pay does not erase as well as a normal white board. If anybody has a white board sitting in their garage or sitting unused in their office Matt D. Mar 4, 2012 9:12 AM
RSVP for Dan Todd's CEO Series and much, much more! - RSVP today for Dan Todd's CEO Series Meetup : Join us on March 7 @ 7 at the warehouse. Dan Todd of GlobalMojo ( will be talking about " Gr Matt D. Mar 1, 2012 9:38 PM
Damon's Slides are Available - Damon's slides from the last CTO Series meetup are now available at:­2/EastsideIncubatorDamonDaniel­i.pdf Also, Dan Todd from Global Mojo has provided a quick overview of what he plans to cover on the March Matt D. Feb 20, 2012 3:18 PM
Eastside Incubator AoA Pitch Clinic - We had 6 people say that they would be interested in doing the 3-hour Alliance of Angels Pitch clinic at the EI warehouse for $100. If we can get that number up to 15, I think they will be willing to put it on. I think it will be a great opportunity fo Matt D. Jan 28, 2012 9:31 AM
Eastside Incubator Member James Walter (BBC) in Geekwire - BBCEasy, co-founded by James Walter, is featured in GeekWire today. If you could take 5 minutes to read the article, post a comment, and/or tweet/share this news as you find appropriate, it would be a great way to help out a fellow member. Here is my t Matt D. Jan 24, 2012 2:15 PM
Pitch Clinic from Alliance of Angels - I am talking with the managers of the pitch clinic at the Alliance of Angels. I am hoping that they will be willing to put on a pitch clinic at the warehouse. It seems like they may be accommodating. If you are interested in the clin Matt D. Jan 21, 2012 9:23 AM
Meetup Cancelled: CTO Series (+ a ton more information) - So, my bet is that this will go down as an epic non-storm, but I do not want to end up snowed in at a warehouse during this year's biggest snow storm--sounds like the makings of a bad movie. Read about the CTO series below, but first... Matt D. Jan 17, 2012 9:50 PM
IdeaKick at Eastside Incubator - If you have not participated in an IdeaKick before, you should check it out. EI is hosting an IdeaKick on January 27 at the warehouse. There are only 30 spots, and the last two IdeaKicks filled up quickly so you will want to register sooner rather than Matt D. Jan 13, 2012 5:29 PM
January CEO Series Recap - We had a great meetup on Wednesday, with about 25 people in attendance. Srinivas shared his insights about social media for startups, and he has provided us a copy of his sl Matt D. Jan 9, 2012 9:14 PM
Lean LaunchPad and Software as a Service Classes - I came across these free, online courses from Stanford and Berkeley today, and I thought they were worth sharing.­/ Steve Blank is the instructor, and he will talk about the business side of building Matt D. Dec 10, 2011 11:22 PM
Great Meetup Last Night - Thanks to everybody who made it to the meetup last night, and thanks especially to Bryan for sharing his thoughts and kicking off the CEO Series. We will be continuing the CEO series for the first Wednesday of Every month, so mark your calendars now.&n Matt D. Dec 8, 2011 9:45 PM
interesting take on social graph based scenarios -­1/the_social_graph_is_neither/­ If I had to summarize:   - social graph is a modelling problem and it is very hard given Ritesh K. Nov 29, 2011 5:45 PM
Informal Meetup tomorrow at 7:00 pm - So every Wednesday we will have something going on. The first Wednesday of the month is the CEO series where we bring in a startup CEO (or somebody who works with the CEO) to talk about some topic of interest to them. The third Wednesday will be the CT Matt D. Nov 8, 2011 8:15 AM
Re: [EastsideIncubator] Analysis on the discussion on Nov 2. - Ritesh, That is awesome! Thanks for organizing the conversation.  Everybody,  As far as next steps, I think it is important that we have a way of sharing what projects people are/may be Matt D. Nov 3, 2011 11:07 PM
RE: [EastsideIncubator] Analysis on the discussion on Nov 2. - Ritesh: The page seems to be empty Dharmesh Nov 3, 2011 10:16 AM
Analysis on the discussion on Nov 2. - Hi Guys,     I did a little writeup on our discussion on Nov 2. I have put my comments in an editable google doc linked at­Incub Ritesh K. Nov 3, 2011 5:49 AM
First Meetup Wednesday night at 7:00 - Everybody, We finally get the warehouse on November 1, and our first meetup is November 2. This will be a one-of-a-kind meetup where we get to know each other, brainstorm how this community can become valuable over the next 365 days, Matt D. Oct 30, 2011 8:57 AM
Testing out the meetup emailing...please forgive the annoyance:) - This is one big thing. Matt D. Oct 8, 2011 8:11 PM

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