Startups For the Rest of Us

The longest running (and most popular) podcast for non-venture track startups, this show follow the stories of founders as they start, acquire, and grow SaaS companies. Hear when they fail, struggle, succeed, and take you with them through the tumultuous life of an entrepreneur. If you like Mixergy, This Week in Startups, or SaaStr, you’ll enjoy Startup for the Rest of Us.

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Episode 509 | Revisiting the Six Stages of SaaS Growth with DNSimple

Show Notes Today, we have a conversation between Rob and Anthony Eden from DNSimple as they revisit the six stages of SaaS growth starting with pre-launch and pre product-market fit to scaling and company building. Be sure to listen in until the end of t



Episode 508 | Finding Marketing Channels, Seat-Limited Trials, Building a Brand, and More Listener Questions

Show Notes On today’s episode, Rob is joined by Asia Orangio as they answer listener questions ranging from how to find the right marketing channel, how to build a brand for your business, as well as how to decide whether to start or join a startup



Episode 507 | Making Cold Email Work in B2B SaaS

Show Notes On today’s episode, Rob chats with Damian Thompson, co-founder of LeadFuze. He’s also the founder of VPSales. They talk about if and when to hire a sales team, the kinds of cold email outreach campaigns that are working well today,



Episode 506 | Shutting Down and Starting Up with Derrick Reimer

On today’s episode of Startups For The Rest Of Us, Rob catches up with guest Derrick Reimer as they discuss shutting down a slack competitor while building and preparing to launch a new calendar SaaS. They discuss topics like user research, definin



Episode 505 | 42 Side Projects and the #NoCode Movement

Show Notes You’ve probably heard a lot about the #NoCode movement but may not know what it means, exactly. Today, we have the great pleasure of talking with someone who is knee-deep in the #NoCode movement. Helen Ryles has launched 42 projects over


 2020-07-14  30m

Episode 504 | 15 Tools We Use to Run Our Business

This week we chat with Tracy Osborn (@tracymakes) as we discuss 15 of the top tools we use to run our businesses. As a followup to a previous, popular tweet, we thought we’d give an update on what tools we continue to use today, as well as share so


 2020-07-07  45m

Episode 503 | Idea Validation, Expanding Internationally, Affiliate Programs, and More Listener Questions

This week Rob answers some great listener questions. We discuss the best way to validate a product idea, how to expand a product with traction internationally, advice on launching a restaurant product during COVID-19, and whether to start an affiliate pr


 2020-06-30  32m

Episode 502 | Accelerating Growth and a Failed Product Hunt Launch

In his second appearance on the show (he first appeared on Episode 367), we chat with Benedikt Deicke from Userlist. Along with his co-founder, Jane Portman, they are building an easy to use customer messaging tool catered specifically towards SaaS compa


 2020-06-23  25m

Episode 501 | A Bluetick Update from Mike #Taber

In the first episode of Startups For The Rest Of Us since our 500th milestone, Rob checks in with Mike Taber about his progress with Bluetick. It’s been nearly 7 weeks since we Rob last checked in (Episode 494) and a lot has happened in the world s


 2020-06-16  40m

Episode 500



 2020-06-09  36m