These last few days have really been crunch time, but we were still able to fit in a live stream Q+A. We love interacting with you all and wanted to give everyone a chance to ask whatever they wanted about your crazy adventure.
Here is a recap:
2:13 Status Update
5:10 Chico: I would like to know more on your approach in achieving your ultimate goal: “reach cash flow in 3 weeks”.
e.g. Have you or are you thinking of implementing a business model that will generate revenue, and if so, how have you arrived at this business model? How will you future validate the business model?
9:23 Explanation of the user experience
12:53 Explanation of our reputation model
13:26 Carl, “ Hey is it 3 weeks to ‘liv” or “l-eye-ve”?
14:28 What has been the most difficult thing within your 3 weeks
20:13 Patrick, “… the #1 question I ask myself when I am reviewing a product is what won’t this be able to do that I am expecting it to do, how does OnCompare plan to incorporate this?
21:50 Joey, “ What is your opinions on business plans?”
23:11 Aaron picks his nose
25:20 Greets from Switzerland
25:37 Do you consider your code base clean despite the huge pressure?
28:27 [follow up]so you think you wont regret those decisions when you upscale in the future?
30:00 Hi mom!
30:30 Wendy, out of your target market “who will benefit the most?”
31:44 What specific strategies/ tools have you used to manage a 10 person tech startup?
34:50 Daniel, “ How did you manage discussion de-escalation? With a lot of people it is difficult to stay focused especially with some disagreements. Who was the subtle leader?
36:41 What has been the biggest failure so far?
38:21 Wade, “ How are we going to prevent outright solicititation from actual vendors in your reviews?”
40:31 Kristy, “… how we do plan to get buyer input after the sale?”
42:26 knowing what you know now, and you were going to do it all over again, what would you change?
47:18 Reminders and final schedule