AcceleratorX gathers personal experiences from teams in various startup accelerators. Short of asking dozens of people yourself, it would be difficult to match the usefulness of this book.
Working at YC-backed Close.io has given me an unprecedented glimpse into everything that went into their application pitch. This book is as close as it gets to an insider's look at exactly what it takes to stand out and make a lasting impression.
I'm impressed with how comprehensive this is.
Former Managing Director, Disney Accelerator
The Flex Company
Women Who Code
Some lessons you can expect to learn:
✔ How to come up with an idea - Finding an idea that works - and avoid the pitfalls that guarantee your startup will fail
✔ How to find a co-founder - How to meet a co-founder that will be perfect for you and your project
✔ How to know if you are ready for an accelerator - How to know whether you're ready to apply to an accelerator, and if not, how to get there
✔ The deciding factor that determined admission for 62 startups
And other wisdom directly from founders who have been through top accelerators like...