Author: Michael Sive


Startup Weekend

On the weekend of the 5th of October we participated in the San Francisco Startup Weekend at Hack Reactor, a programming Bootcamp based in San Francisco. For those who have not attended a Startup Weekend before, the general idea is to pitch something (or pick from others’ pitches), find a team to work with, and attempt to validate and build a product over the course of 48 hours. As Startup Catalyst participants, we were all required to pitch something. I generally find public speaking quite daunting, and am not used to pitching ideas, so this was a nerve racking experience...