#152 - Startup School Week 11 Recap - Geoff Ralston's Parting Advice


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In this week’s lecture YC President Geoff Ralston shares parting advice for all the founders that participated in Startup School.
If you want to sign up for next year’s edition of Startup School, you can put your name on the waitlist at StartupSchool.org.
Y Combinator invests a small amount of money ($150k) in a large number of startups (recently 200), twice a year.
Learn more about YC and apply for funding here: https://www.ycombinator.com/apply/
00:00 - Intro
00:31 - Geoff Ralston's Parting Advice
00:51 - There is no one path
3:19 - Find your path
3:26 - Focus on what matters
4:14 - Startups are hard
4:46 - Things will go wrong
8:04 - Determination
10:21 - Default to action
11:31 - Don't just not be evil. Be good.
13:56 - Summary

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