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Sales
Value-Based Selling at monday.com: Solving Problems, Earning Trust, and Growing Accounts in 5 Simple Steps
When I joined monday.com nearly seven years ago, I was the 16th hire and was excited to be transitioning to...
by Aron Vuijsje
Hiring
Your Guide To Your First GTM Hire: How To Scale Your Team To Accelerate Growth
Who should be the first go-to-market (GTM) hire at an early startup? This isn’t a new question, to be sure....
by Kyle Poyar
Hiring
The Fight for Tech Talent Isn't Over—How To Pivot Your Hiring Pitch for the Market
It feels like every other day there’s a new headline about another tech company’s round of layoffs or hiring freeze....
by Steve Melia, Maggie Crean
Product
New Approaches To the Old-School Relational Database
Editor’s Note: As two investors keeping a close eye on the world of data, Kaitlyn Henry from OpenView and Sam...
by Kaitlyn Henry, Sam Broner
Product-Led Growth
Which Public Companies Are Product-Led? 40 At Our Latest Count
Product-led growth (PLG) is an end-user-focused growth model that relies on the product itself as the primary driver of customer...
by Sam Richard
Product
Your Guide to Ungated Products
In a product-led growth model, you’re challenged to deliver value first and monetize second. PLG companies almost always allow users...
by Kyle Poyar
The Latest in Product-Led Growth
Product-Led Growth
Which Public Companies Are Product-Led? 40 At Our Latest Count
Product-led growth (PLG) is an end-user-focused growth model that relies on the product itself as the primary driver of customer...
by Sam Richard
Product-Led Growth
Your Guide To Outbound & PLG: How To Accelerate Revenue Growth Without Compromising PLG
Product-led growth (PLG) starts with the end user. A healthy PLG engine depends on these users discovering your product through...
by Kyle Poyar
Product-Led Growth
Building Sales Teams From The Ground Up In PLG Environments
I’ve spent over two decades in sales, starting in the nascent enterprise SaaS world at an early-stage startup going through...
by John Eitel
Investor Relations
10 Best Questions To Ask Venture Capitalists Amid An Uncertain Market
The dominating force in the market right now is uncertainty. Inflation, wars, climate change, recessions—we've written before about how global...
by Casey Renner
Culture
Your Candidates Want A Great Remote-First Culture. How Are You Creating One?
Before coming to OpenView and in the pre-pandemic times, my role was remote-first. When I told people that I worked...
by Maggie Crean
Product-Led Growth
Your Guide To Outbound & PLG: How To Accelerate Revenue Growth Without Compromising PLG
Product-led growth (PLG) starts with the end user. A healthy PLG engine depends on these users discovering your product through...
by Kyle Poyar
Investor Relations
Investment Bank Overview: Working With An Advisor
Investment banks can provide a tremendous amount of value to your business. This might be most clear when it comes...
by Sam Johnson, Vinnie McSweeney
Product
Activation: The Product Metric Everyone Thinks They Need But Can’t Seem To Define
I vaguely remember reading Dave McClure’s pirate metrics (circa 2007!) SlideShare when I started a new job at a startup...
by Sam Richard