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

Announcing our 2nd Spark cohort of 2020

It’s already Q2 of 2020 and despite one of the most deadly and disruptive...

Sam Dickie ·

Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Digitise Your Business

If you’re a founder, CEO or business leader, why should you be looking to...

Six Things to Think About Before Digitising Your Business

In our early-stage conversations with founders/CEOs, there are typically...

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Strike: Phase 5 - Grow

Get smarter at building businesses, one piece of content at a time. Stories to help you better prepare your business...

Alex Bolas @ ucreate Alex Bolas ·

The beginnings of Flash

The beginnings of Flash. Why validation is important before you start building.

Alex Bolas @ ucreate Alex Bolas ·

Why we don't use a fixed scope

How long will it take to build the product? How much will all these features cost? Common questions that require a...

Joe Dempsey @ ucreate Joe Dempsey ·

The traits and skills behind our product team

The traits and skills behind our product team

Alex Bolas @ ucreate Alex Bolas ·

Blockchain for Product Managers & Start-up Founders — Part 2

There is a tremendous amount of hype around blockchain as a technology that will revolutionise all domains of our...

Marcin Mycek @ ucreate Marcin Mycek ·

Blockchain For Product Managers & Start-up Founders

This article aims to provide you with enough information to make educated product decisions when blockchain is...

Marcin Mycek @ ucreate Marcin Mycek ·

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 ·