Y Combinator

What Is A Startup Accelerator and Should You Apply to One?

What Is A Startup Accelerator and Should You Apply to One?

Y Combinator6 min read

A spot at a coveted startup accelerator program like Y Combinator can be transformative for a company, and helps leapfrog several barriers it might otherwise face.

What Is A Startup Accelerator and Should You Apply to One?
5 Tips for a Successful Y Combinator Application

5 Tips for a Successful Y Combinator Application

Y Combinator6 min read

Thinking of applying to Y Combinator? So are approximately 9,999 other startups this cycle. Use these 5 tips to help your application rise above the rest.

5 Tips for a Successful Y Combinator Application
5 Steps to Raising a Seed Round

5 Steps to Raising a Seed Round

Fundraising6 min read

If you’re having a hard time raising a seed round, you’re not alone. Learn how to raise a seed round in 5 easy steps.

5 Steps to Raising a Seed Round
Liz Tsai

Liz Tsai

Founder & CEO – HiOperator,
Y Combinator Alum

Available on Saturday

Liz Tsai is the founder and CEO of HiOperator, a customer service-as-a-service solution company that allows businesses to handle client customer service tickets faster an...

Enterprise SaaS
advice

  • Sales
  • Customer acquisition
  • Fundraising
  • SaaS
  • Enterprise
Bryan Wilcox

Bryan Wilcox

Co-founder & CTO – Tovala,
Y Combinator Alum

Available on Tuesday

Bryan Wilcox is a co-founder and the former CTO of Tovala, a food-tech company that saves people time with a smart oven and paired meal service. Tovala has raised $70M in...

Technical and
hardware advice

  • Hardware
  • Y Combinator
  • Finding developers
  • Building an MVP
  • Product-driven growth
Alexandra Zatarain

Alexandra Zatarain

Co-founder – Eight Sleep,
Y Combinator Alum

Available on Thursday

Alexandra Zatarain is the Co-Founder and Vice President of Brand and Marketing at Eight Sleep, the world's first sleep fitness company. Eight Sleep solves sleep's most pr...

Consumer marketing
and GTM advice

  • Launching consumer tech startups
  • Customer acquisition
  • Branding & marketing
  • GTM and retail distribution
  • Athlete partnerships