Startup Engineering is a program and framework for finding genuine unmet demand and building scalable companies to satisfy it. Startup engineers take a “problem first” approach »

Starting up a company today is like performing surgery in the 19th century

August 30, 2013 by Merrick Furst . Imagine you are a surgeon in the 1890s. Recent developments in anesthesia and antisepsis had made surgery much more practical. »

The Velveteen Startup: A Flashpoint Holiday Fable

December 7, 2013 by Matt Chanoff. THERE was once a velveteen startup, and in the beginning he was really splendid. He was fat and bunchy, as »

Experts Wanted

A key filter for accepting teams into Flashpoint is expertise. By expertise, we mean substantial time and focus and achievement in a particular area that relates »