First Five Launches with Whatnot
Like every startup, the founders of Whatnot began with only an idea. YC’s Anu Hariharan sat down with the co-founder and CEO of Whatnot Grant LaFontaine to discuss their first five launches, and how they helped shape the company into a billion dollar marketplace today.
First Five Hires with PostHog
PostHog (YC W20) is a suite of open source product analytic tools that companies can host themselves. YC’s Anu Hariharan sat down with the co-founder and CEO of PostHog James Hawkins to discuss hiring their first five employees.
New YC video series: First Five
Introducing First Five, a new video series where growth stage companies look back on their first five hires, customers, and launches. In the first episode, YC Managing Director Anu Hariharan sits down with Tomer London, the co-founder and CPO of Gusto, to look back on the company’s first five hires.
YC is back in person
by Michael Seibel6/8/2022
Dalton and Michael announce the S22 batch will be in person, talk about trends among the most recent YC applicants, where founders are moving, the economic downturn, and the impact of the new standard deal.
ICYMI: Watch 40+ founders pitch at YC's Work at a Startup Expo
by Ryan Choi12/11/2020
If you’ve ever wondered what YC’s Demo Day is like, YC’s annual Work at a Startup Expo is a peek behindthe curtain. Founders share what’s unique about their company, business andteam, and attendees get to meet founders 1-1 to learn more.
Meet 8 YC startups that are hiring right now
by Ryan Choi4/9/2020
Many YC startups are actively hiring on Work at a Startup across engineering, product, design, marketingand more. We asked founders to shoot a 30-second video describing theirbusinesses and open roles. Meet them below:About each company: * Curebase is a CRO and software platform for distributed clinical trials.Hiring: Software Engineer, Trial Manager and Product Manager. * Curtsy [https://www.
How to Cope With Founder Depression
by Aaron Harris1/6/2020
YC Partner Aaron Harris on how to cope with founderdepression.
How To Build Product As A Small Startup
by Michael Seibel12/27/2019
Y Combinator CEO and Partner Michael Seibel shares a process for building product as a small startup.
Amber Atherton of Zyper and Iba Masood of TARA on Raising a Series A as a Female Founder
by Y Combinator12/18/2019
Amber Atherton is the founder and CEO of Zyper (YC W18).Iba Masood is the cofounder and CEO of TARA (YC W15).
Laks Srini on Making Homeownership in Reach with ZeroDown
by Y Combinator12/11/2019
Laks Srini is the cofounder and CTO of ZeroDown. Before that he was the cofounder and CTO of Zenefits.You can find him on Twitter at @laks_srini .--------------------------------------------------------------------------------Topics00:10 – What is ZeroDown?1:30 – How did they test the idea?3:30 [https://youtu.