August 13, 2019

Tom Ansell’s Blog#3 – Getting Funded

While talking at Le Wagon coding school, I was asked about the early-stage funding process, and how to approach a seed/ pre-seed round. There are two […]
September 26, 2018

Whyable Podcast #1 – An interview with Sharebee

In the very first Whyable podcast, Henry speaks with Samuel Carter, founder of Sharebee. In this conversation, Henry and Sam explore important ideas and notions such as […]
January 28, 2018

Incubators verse Accelerators – what’s the difference?

Ask anyone what they think an incubator is and they will most likely envisage newly hatched, fluffy yellow chickens huddling under warm spot-lights in a cardboard […]
January 7, 2018

7 startup lessons we have learnt in 2017 – reflections on common startup problems

1. Team A startup is first and foremost a team of people. As your team starts to grow, make sure that you bring onboard highly talented […]
December 23, 2017

A Whyable Year in Review 2017, Growing Pains and Evolution

“The challenge of the unknown future is so much more exciting than the stories of the accomplished past” –  Simon Sinek Turning three years old is considered […]
December 19, 2017

Vision statements – and how they differ from a mission statement?

Whereas a mission statement explains what you are doing, a vision statement will explain why you’re doing it and what the long-term intended benefits and/or outcomes […]
December 18, 2017

7 example Mission Statements – and why mission statements are important

A strong mission statement is important because it articulates in one or two sentences exactly what your company is doing or aiming to achieve. Thus a […]
November 14, 2017

Web Summit, 2017 – Day 3

Dangerous data, corporate incubation and the final frontier, highlights from Day 3 Good data, bad data On centre stage today Matthew Freud (great-grandson of Sigmund Freud) […]