The ucreate Blog

We help you get better at validating, launching, building and scaling startups: detailed tutorials, case studies and opinion pieces from founders and experts alike

Meet the Spark Micro Incubator 2020: Q1 Cohort

This year we quietly launched our first incubator programme at ucreate —...

Sam Dickie ·

Start with Problem Validation, NOT Solution Validation

Too many times people are quick to hypothesise a solution with little...

Sam Dickie ·

Introducing Spark - our new early-stage Launchpad for Startup Founders

Spark is a 6 week, rapid, early-stage launchpad for passionate...

Sam Dickie ·

All Stories

4 Non-tech Founders That Prove Anyone Can Start a Successful Tech Business.

There's a new tech founder in the world. Tinder, Airbnb, Groupon, Alibaba, Huffington Post, Dollar Shave Club were all...

So you have been to INSPIRE 2018, now what?

Once again, INSPIRE 2018, Agile Chandigarh’s flagship event is back to celebrate the success of Agile and its journey....

How to make sure your idea is watertight

There are countless activities that you can perform to help you validate your idea and make sure it’s watertight. Find...

Alex Bolas @ ucreate Alex Bolas ·

3 Ways to Build a Productive & Healthy Startup Culture

Startups by definition employ fewer people, operate at a fast pace, and pivot more frequently than bigger companies....

Urszula Kotowska @ ucreate Urszula Kotowska ·

Why I Unsubscribed 25% Of My Newsletter Subscribers 

Recently I have been reading about the importance of cleaning and managing newsletter subscriber lists. It’s only...

Sam Dickie @ ucreate Sam Dickie ·

How To Be A Great Junior Team Member

So you finally got a serious job, working with a real team on real projects. A high time you eventually used all those...

Mikolaj Dobrucki @ ucreate Mikolaj Dobrucki ·

Giving Feedback That Matters

This is an article about giving feedback that not only sounds valuable but will actually bring change and help people....

Mikolaj Dobrucki @ ucreate Mikolaj Dobrucki ·

You’re not Jeff Bezos so don’t try to be

You’ve seen the headlines, you’ve read the success stories and now you’re on a mission to join the exclusive unicorn...

Alex Bolas @ ucreate Alex Bolas ·

How to keep internal projects on track

I’ve recently been going through my own internal project (disclaimer - the team at ucreate aren’t haters!) and I’m...

Alex Bolas @ ucreate Alex Bolas ·

Insights from India

Back in November I was lucky enough to visit our team in India and what an experience it was. The cultural differences,...

Alex Bolas @ ucreate Alex Bolas ·

6 Lessons from a Startup Studio

I’ve worked directly with many startups, and indirectly with many more. Here are the top 6 lessons I think Founders can...

Joe Dempsey @ ucreate Joe Dempsey ·

Practical ideation for dreamers

Purposeful ideation is a specialist topic in itself. The ‘Eureka’ moments that hit us while in the bath tub won’t turn...

Our 3rd Birthday

ucreate has turned 3 years old. Not only did we survive, we flourished. Find out our story and the learnings we had...

When to launch your business

In this piece, Matt Jonns, CEO of ucreate, discusses his own start-up journey and what other would-be business owners...

Matt Jonns @ ucreate Matt Jonns ·
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