Startups For the Rest of Us

Follow the founders of MicroConf as they start, acquire, and grow SaaS companies. They'll fail a bit, succeed a bit more, and take you with them on the tumultuous life of two entrepreneurs.

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Episode 474.5 | The Future of MicroConf

Show Notes In this half episode of Startups For The Rest Of Us, Rob makes the biggest announcement in MicroConf history and talks about the future of the conference. Items mentioned in this episode: MicroConf



TinySeed Tales 8 | Success and the Ongoing Struggle

Show Notes On this final episode following Craig Hewitt of Castos, Rob checks in to get the results of the “no credit trial” decision, and to see whether or not the move increased conversions.



Episode 474 | Overcoming a 40% Decline in MRR with Brian Casel

Show Notes In this episode of Startups For The Rest Of Us, Rob talks with Brian Casel of Audience Ops, about recovering from a 40% decline in MRR.  They start the story back in 2016 and work through the decline, audience ops rebound, the start of Ops Cal



TinySeed Tales 7 | The Growing Pains of Delegation

Show Notes This week Craig Hewitt of Castos, feels the pains of a growing team and talks about how his role as a founder must evolve as the team continues to grow.



Episode 473 | Managing Annual Subscriptions, Low-price vs. High, Being a Non-Developer Founder, and More Listener Questions with Laura Roeder

Show Notes In this episode of Startups For The Rest Of Us, Laura Roeder joins the podcast to answer a number of listener questions on topics including managing annual subscriptions, being a non-developer founder, and more. Items mentioned in this episode



TinySeed Tales 6 | The No Credit Card Trial

Show Notes In this week’s episode Craig Hewitt “turns the business on it’s head” by implementing a no credit card trial.



Episode 472 | From Amazing Launch to Near Bankruptcy to Profitability with Shai Shechter

Show Notes In this episode of Startups For The Rest Of Us, Rob talks with Shai Shechter of RightMessage, about his amazing launch and then finding himself near bankruptcy and how he was able to right the ship. Items mentioned in this episode: RightMessag



TinySeed Tales 5 | Building a Business That Runs Itself

Show Notes Rob is back with Craig Hewitt of Castos. They talk about learning to delegate more of his responsibilities as a new growth marketer joins the team.



Episode 471 | Fighting to Gain Traction in a Crowded Space with Jane Portman of Userlist

Show Notes In this episode of Startups For The Rest Of Us, Rob talks with Jane Portman of Userlist. They discuss the struggles of growing slowly, gaining traction in the crowded space, and some of the lessons learned from her first SaaS app. Items mentio



TinySeed Tales 4 | A Bug in the Funnel and Giving Up Control

Show Notes Rob does another follow up with Crag Hewitt of Castos, they talk about his new hire (growth marketer) and news of a major break-through.


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