Stories of Your Life and Others

Discover the Business Lifecycle of startups and scaleups and reflect on exploration, execution, and Product/Market Fit.


Starting from your ideas and first hypothesis, and moving on to product/market fit and business/market fit, this chapter covers the entire business life cycle.

  • Product/market fit
  • Business life cycle
  • Hypothesis
  • MVP
  • validation
Practices Explained

Business Lifecycle

Practices Mentioned

Problem/Solution Fit

Product/Market Fit

Vision/Founders Fit

Growth Board

Business/Market Fit


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Chapter 2 illustrations

Recommended Tools

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Recommended Books

Managing Corporate Lifecycles: How to Get to and Stay at the Top Ichak Kalderon Adizes

Startup Evolution Curve From Idea to Profitable and Scalable Business: Startup Marketing Manual Donatas Jonikas

Recommended Articles

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Summary of startup genome
report extra premat

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7 stages of business life cycle

What Are The Stages of a Business Lifecycle and Its Challenges?

Understanding Diferences In Starup Financing Stages

The Five Stages Of Your Business Lifecycle: Which Phase Are You In

The 7 Stages of Starting and Running a Business

The 12 stages of life

Erikson’s stages of psychosocial development

Stages in the Life Span

When to Raise a Series A

The Top 20 Reasons Startups Fail

These are the top 4 reasons
why start-ups fail