Tips and Hacks from Super-Successful founders

FS 027: Auntie Anne’s Pretzels: One woman with unbearable grief, started in a farmers market and making multi-millions.

  Pretty inspiring story. Anne Beiler had to face an agonizing, intolerable personal loss. Yet this 8th grade dropout,courageously came out and built one of the most enduring Pretzel stores dotting across the world. Let us find out how she did it. What you will learn from this … [Read more...]

187: Quora for startup founders

Full Transcript idea/Problem: 1. Aspiring founders who want to start a business 2. Or who already have a business face lots of problems in their business and 3. they would love if other successful entrepreneurs 4. could help them solve their problems. 5. They could go to Quora but Quora is for … [Read more...]

FS 026: Wufoo : A simple form-creation idea started with little money and later sold for $30+ million

Three friends started Wufoo with less than $20k, while still working on their day jobs. They faced lot of hurdles with lots of uncertainties. Finally they sold the company for $30+ million. Let us find out how they did it. What you will learn from this episode: How they got the idea at … [Read more...]

186: A podcast to squash rumors

Full Transcript idea/Problem: 1. Nowadays , with lots of social media and news outlets, 2. People hear lots of rumors and 3. are not sure which rumor is true and which is false 4. They are anxious to find out if a rumor is true or not. 5. which investigates and explains if a rumor … [Read more...]

FS 025: ShutterStock: One person , a $800 initial investment to $2+ billion IPO

Jon needed photographs for his websites and when he couldn't find cheaper photographs, he sensed that others will have the same problem and started ShutterStock. He started with less than $1000 and took it to $2+ billion IPO. Let's see how he did it. What you will learn from this episode: … [Read more...]

185: Anonymous Advise for Teen’s problems from certified counselors

Full Transcript idea/Problem: 1. A lot of teens are stressed out by a lot of things 2. like their studies, Personal life etc. 3. They cannot speak to their parents about these problems. 4. Parents also know this and they wish that when 5. their kids have a problem, they can speak to 6. a … [Read more...]

184: Scan a multi-vitamin for bad ingredients

  Full Transcript idea/Problem: 1. Even though a lot of multi-vitamins are sold on the market 2. Some of the ingredients if taken for a long period causes harm to the body. 3. A lot of people are not aware of it. 4. What if there was a simple app to let them know the 5. harmful ingredients … [Read more...]

183: Quick Fitness exercises for Software engineers while they work

Full Transcript idea/Problem: 1. A lot of software engineers suffer from back pain , 2. neck pains, Carpal tunnel syndrome and 3. other joint pains. 4. Those who have this pain would love if someone could 5. teach them simple 3-5 minute exercises to relieve the pain. 6. Those who do not … [Read more...]

182: Recommend what foods to eat based on blood test reports

Full Transcript idea/Problem: 1. A lot of users do blood tests and 2. when they get their results , 3. they may have vitamin and other deficiencies. 4. They would not be sure what foods to eat to naturally take care 5. of these deficiencies. 6. They would love if someone can advise them 7. … [Read more...]

181: Watch a YouTube recipe using Voice commands

Full Transcript idea/Problem: 1. A lot of people watch YouTube videos for recipes. 2. Most of them, they keep their phone or iPad in the kitchen 3. and they pause, rewind multiple times and 4.since their hands are dirty, their phones or iPads get dirty too 5. They wish there was  an easier … [Read more...]