Realistically, whatever product you’re building at this moment is going to flounder over several iterations. The good news is, there are a lot of people who want to see you succeed and will continue to use your product, iteration after iteration… Right? Through my experience, I’ve watched power users and influencers evangelize products not based [...]
It’s been great watching the cultural transition of the Boston startup community. I remember a couple of years ago how every event in Boston seemed to be stogy, formal, and focused on old school networking. Name tags were a must, and socializing was kept to conversations about work. After heading out to SF and witnessing [...]
I’ve had a pretty incredible ride over the past two years. It was about this time in 2009 when Jake and I moved into an apartment on Dartmouth Street which eventually became the hub for all things startup among the twenty-somethings in Boston. Watching Dart evolve from 5 people hanging out in an apartment to [...]
If I hear one more person ask me ‘How do we keep young entrepreneurs here in Boston?’ I will run headfirst into a wall. Not because it’s a bad question but because in my experience the people asking the question are blowing so much hot air that I can’t take them seriously anymore. My head [...]
Hi, my name is Cort and I live in Boston, working in the startup scene. I'm a co-founder of DartBoston and Terrible Labs. I am all about getting out into the community to meet other passionate entrepreneurs and see what people are working on.