How Fred Shilmover grew InsightSquared by not going global

Jan 2018

How Fred Shilmover grew InsightSquared by not going global

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Fred Shilmover, CEO of InsightSquared, shares how he has grown the company the past 7 years by staying laser-focused and not expanding globally. With a geographical focus on the North American market, InsightSquared now has close to 1000 customers, has banked $27 million in funding and employs 130 people.

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A peek inside Drift’s unscalable ways for growing

Jan 2018

A peek inside Drift’s unscalable ways for growing

marketing|

In less than two years, conversation marketing company Drift has achieved immense growth despite immense competition. Much of that success comes from its CEO's unconventional thinking. In an exclusive interview with David Cancel, we peek inside the unscalable tactics he has applied to reach hypergrowth.

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How to set up an organisation for 10x growth with Hanno Renner, Personio

Jan 2018

How to set up an organisation for 10x growth with Hanno Renner, Personio

hiring|management|

Hanno Renner, CEO and co-founder of German HR solution Personio, is the latest guest on the SaaS Revolution Show, reveals how he has built a healthy organisation well able to scale. A five-step hiring plan that assures that candidates are the right fit, bespoke onboarding at each department, and a culture that is guided by the core values of the company, have all played their part.

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The most important question to ask while scaling up with Peter Holten Mühlmann, Trustpilot

Dec 2017

The most important question to ask while scaling up with Peter Holten Mühlmann, Trustpilot

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Peter Holten Mühlmann, CEO of Trustpilot, an online review community, talks with Alex Theuma on the latest episode of the SaaS Revolution Show and offers practical wisdom such as when is the right time to go international, how to fundraise and what is the question every CEO needs to be answering as a company scales.

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A framework for disruptive innovation with Brynne Kennedy

Dec 2017

A framework for disruptive innovation with Brynne Kennedy

management|

Brynne Kennedy, CEO of MOVE Guides dispells how by thorough customer development, approaching the right market foothold and a meticulous sales plan with deep qualification criteria and unscalable solutions such as early demos and pilot programs she has built a successful innovation disruptor.

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The journey of a SaaS CEO with Chris Hall, CEO at Bynder

Dec 2017

The journey of a SaaS CEO with Chris Hall, CEO at Bynder

management|

On the latest episode of the SaaS Revolution Show Alex is joined by Chris Hall, CEO at Dutch marketing tech company Bynder. Chris shares how he has learned to be the CEO that takes care of employee growth and culture, all the while putting out the fires that come with running a scaling SaaS company.

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Why 11 companies decided to sponsor SaaStock18 early on

Nov 2017

Why 11 companies decided to sponsor SaaStock18 early on

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Committing early to a partnership with SaaStock means you get the best price, the best pick of a booth, opportunity to engage with the community early on, immersion in case studies and getting assistance from our Customer Success Manager and much more. Consider it a mental calm for your busy SaaS mind. 

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How to convince an entire market it needs your product with Eric Santos

Nov 2017

How to convince an entire market it needs your product with Eric Santos

marketing|

Eric Santos, CEO and Co-Founder of Resultados Digitais, the leading marketing automation tool in Brazil and Latin America joins Alex for a conversation about the steps to convincing a market of the value of a product that it doesn’t understand, how to build an audience and develop customer discovery before a single line of code is written, how to create a “Disneyland-like" user conferences.

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How to create financial plans that excite VCs

Nov 2017

How to create financial plans that excite VCs

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In this exclusive interview with Christoph Janz, Managing Partner of Point Nine Capital, you will learn where to get started with your financial plan, how to make assumptions once you run out of existing data, what are common mistakes to avoid, and what are some useful benchmarks to keep in mind for your metrics.

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Why product user engagement is the most important metric for a SaaS company

Nov 2017

Why product user engagement is the most important metric for a SaaS company

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On the latest episode of the SaaS Revolution Show, Alex Theuma is joined by Ashley Carroll, Partner at Social Capital and they chat about metrics and why user engagement is the most important one in her book.

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