Steve Blank Podcast
Summary: Steve Blank, eight-time entrepreneur and now a business school professor at Stanford, Columbia and Berkeley, shares his hard-won wisdom as he pioneers entrepreneurship as a management science, combining Customer Development, Business Model Design and Agile Development. The conclusion? Startups are simply not small versions of large companies! Startups are actually temporary organizations designed to search for a scalable and repeatable business model.
Fund Raising is a Means Not an End
In my 21 years as an entrepreneur, I would come up for air once a month to religiously read the Harvard Business Review. It was not only my secret weapon in thinking about new startup strategies, it also gave me a view of the management issues my customers were dealing with...
Who’s Doing the Learning?
Guns and Cyber Security
University of Minnesota Commencement speech – May 10th 2013
When Hell Froze Over – in the Harvard Business Review
China Startups – The Gold Rush and Fire Extinguishers (Part 5 of 5)
Zhongguancun in Beijing – China’s Silicon Valley (Part 4 of 5)
The Rise of Chinese Venture Capital – (Part 3 of 5)
China’s Torch Program – the glow that can light the world (Part 2 of 5)
China – The Sleeper Awakens (Part 1 of 5)
The Lean LaunchPad Goes to High School
Failure and Redemption
Why Big Companies Can’t Innovate