Proven Advice from Successful Entrepreneurs

Now Available: Do More Faster Second Edition
In Do More Faster, the founders of Techstars identify the key issues that first-time entrepreneurs encounter, and offer proven advice from successful entrepreneurs who have worked with the Techstars program.
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Techstars Lessons to Accelerate Your Startup
David Cohen and Brad Feld, leading advocates for entrepreneurs and startups, team up to provide first-time entrepreneurs with the tools, insights, and experiences to help them do more faster. The authors share their decades of experience working with thousands of startup founders and have enlisted the advice of dozens of Techstars startup founders and mentors.

Contributors include Tim Ferriss, Eric Ries, Matt Mullenweg (WordPress), Isaac Saldana (SendGrid), and other successful entrepreneurs.

Matt Mullenweg
Creator of Wordpress
Tim Ferriss
Author & Angel Investor
Fred Wilson
Venture Capitalist
About the Book
"Remember when experience mattered? Thanks to this book, no matter how new to your field or how young or inexperienced you are, you can learn from people who have actually done it. Sure beats Failing."
Seth Godin
"If you have an idea and a dream, read Do More Faster! It offers a unique opportunity to hear first-hand what to do (and what not to do) to build and scale your business."
Josh Kopelman
First Round Capital
"I can think of no one better qualified than David Cohen and Brad Feld to provide authentic and trusted wisdom on how to take an idea and create a vibrant, sustainable business."
Sameer Dholakia
About the Authors
David Cohen is the Founder and Managing Partner of Techstars, the worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed. David has been an entrepreneur and investor for his entire life.

He has founded several companies and has invested in thousands of startups such as Uber, Twilio, SendGrid, Pillpack, Classpass, and FullContact. In total, these investments have gone on to create more than $80B in value.

David Cohen
Techstars, Founder & Managing Partner
Brad has been an early stage investor and entrepreneur since 1987. Prior to co-founding Foundry Group, he co-founded Mobius Venture Capital and, prior to that, founded Intensity Ventures. Brad is also a co-founder of Techstars.

Brad is a writer and speaker on the topics of venture capital investing and entrepreneurship. He's written a number of books as part of the Startup Revolution series and writes the blogs Feld Thoughts and Venture Deals.
Brad Feld
Foundry Group, Managing Director
Do More Faster Second Edition Now Available
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Accelerate Your Startup With Proven Advice from Successful Entrepreneurs