So SaaStr crossed 57,000,000 views on Quora. What’s on everyone’s mind? What are we most thinking about? Here are the Top 10 Most Popular Answers of the past 12 months:
#1: “I’m tired of running my (very) successful (VC funded) startup after 5+ years. What should I do?“. A classic we’ve written about on Quora and on SaaStr.com. It never gets easier folks. You just get better.
#2. How do VCs value startups? It’s a surprisingly nuanced question.
#3: “How does a CEO/founder/owner pick his/her salary?”. This is a really popular topic.
#4: “What were the signs you missed before you lost a major customer?” Watch for these signs. They are right there if you are really looking.
#5: “Why do tech companies pay their employees so much money?” Again with the money.
#6: “What makes a bad CTO?” Some signs to look for.
#7: “How much does a VC partner earn?” Again with the money.
#8: “Are there any examples of a unicorn that was bootstrapped?” There are good examples. But most aren’t.
#9: “Why did Microsoft buy Wunderlist and destroy it?” What seems like a lot of money to you may just be an experiment for a tech mega leader.
#10: “What are the best-kept secrets about venture capital?” Less secrets and more really just stuff that isn’t obvious. A good read.