DiscoverBuild Your SaaS – bootstrapping in 2019Wrestling with our company's growth
Wrestling with our company's growth

Wrestling with our company's growth

Update: 2019-05-14
Share

Description

Jon and Justin are wrestling with thoughts about growth:

  • "Our current rate of growth is nice: it feels sustainable." – Justin

  • "It feels less sustainable for me, because I'm working a full-time job." – Jon

  • We’re able to keep up with demand, and enjoy the process.

  • There are all these stories about folks whose companies are growing like crazy. They’re just always adding more people, more process, more stress. Do we want that?

  • Peldi tells this story about starting Balsamiq. He said his launch was like “holding on to a rocket ship with his fingernails.”

  • Some folks would say we should be capturing more of the market. There’s this idea that you can’t be satisfied with what you have. That you have to juice every bit of growth you can.

  • But then you’re building all of these dependencies that you have to keep up even when the market goes down.

★ Thanks to our sponsors:



  • Balsamiq: If you’d like to help in make Balsamiq Wireframes better, and help them shape the future of wireframing, join their Customer Advisory Board at balsamiq.com/support/makeusbetter


  • Clubhouse.io: Clubhouse is the first project management platform for software development that brings everyone together. It's designed for developers, but product folks, marketing, support folks love using it. Get two months free: clubhouse.io/build.

Show notes:

You can reply to this podcast here:

Thanks to our monthly supporters:


  • Miguel Piedrafita

  • Shane Smith

  • Austin Loveless

  • Simon Bennett - SnapShooter

  • Corey Haines

  • Michael Sitver

  • Paul Jarvis and Jack Ellis

  • Dan Buda

  • Darby Frey

  • Samori Augusto

  • Dave Young

  • Brad from Canada

  • Kevin Markham

  • Sammy Schuckert

  • Dan Ericson

  • Mike Walker

  • Adam DuVander

  • Dave Giunta (JOOnta)

  • Balsamiq.cloud

  • Clubhouse.io

  • GetRewardful.com

★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★

Comments 
loading
Download from Google Play
Download from App Store
00:00
00:00
1.0x

0.5x

0.8x

1.0x

1.25x

1.5x

2.0x

3.0x

Wrestling with our company's growth

Wrestling with our company's growth

Transistor.fm