Alex Iskold: Focus more on the ‘viable’ and less on the ‘minimum’ in MVP

- October 9, 2015 < 1 MIN READ

“This day and age when startups talk about MVP, the emphasis is always on minimum … If product is too simple, and falls below the bar, it won’t be well received, and not likely take off. If the product is too simple, and doesn’t solve the problem, and doesn’t activate and retain the customers, it is not an MVP. It maybe a prototype, and there lies the difference,” writes Alex Iskold, Managing Director of Techstars. [Source: AlexIskold.net]


Hacking your way to continuous innovation

- June 6, 2014 4 MIN READ

There are numerous activities that an organisation or corporation can engage in to push aside traditional thinking, and try to ingrain a culture of continuous innovation. Hackathons are a popular choice at the moment, and contrary to popular belief, they don’t just have to be about technology.