Podcast and Interviews A podcast about the trials and tribulations of running a software business.

It's not easy to build a software business. It takes years, and plenty will go wrong along the way. Hackers. Fraud. Downtime. Taxes. Hiring. It can be rough out there.

Are you curious about the challenges faced by founders? What did they do when the going got rough? How did they stick it out? What would they do differently? Listen and find out.

The Latest Episode Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Brennan Dunn Co-founder of RightMessage

Episode № 24

The Archives

  1. Mathias Meyer Co-founder of Travs CI

  2. Jaimee Newberry Founder of Picture This Clothing

  3. Steve McLeod Founder of Feature Upvote

  4. Ben Curtis Co-founder of Honeybadger

  5. Scott Nixon Co-founder of Meal Mentor

  6. Matt Goldman CEO of Churn Buster

  7. Rachel Andrew Co-founder of Perch

  8. Tracy Osborn Founder of Wedding Lovely

  9. Josh Williams Co-founder of Gowalla

  10. Thomas Smale Founder of FE International

  11. Nathan Barry Founder of ConvertKit

  12. Courtland Allen Founder of Indie Hackers

  13. Ruben Gamez Founder of Bidsketch

  14. Allan Branch Co-founder of Less Accounting

  15. Drew Wilson Founder of Plasso

  16. Josh Pigford Founder of Baremetrics

  17. Natalie Nagele CEO of Wildbit

  18. JD Graffam Serial Acquirer of SaaS Apps

  19. Tyler Rooney Co-founder and CPO of Format

  20. Peldi Founder & CEO of Balsamiq

  21. Pat Allan Founder of Flying Sphinx

  22. Anthony Eden Founder of dnsimple

  23. Mike Perham Creator of Sidekiq and Inspeqtor

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If you’re starting a new web business, I recommend Starting & Sustaining by @garrettdimon. Great read by a great guy. Des Traynor Cofounder of Intercom