Vivek Chugh, Founder of Listables walks us through his appreneur journey. Leaving a successful career at Zynga, Vivek devotes himself to his app idea. Listables is a collaborative checklist app built on the back of community. Learn from this inspiring entrepreneur as he talks us through the ups and downs over his 18 month app startup. 

 

Resources: Website / Twitter  / Linkedin / Entrepreneur.com Article (app formerly known as OneHive)

Here are the 3 things I learned from Vivek:

  • You can bootstrap your app startup if you simply "put your mind to it"
  • Managing costs is essential when you are bootstrapping 
  • Finding clever ways to partner with big brands or (in this case) a well known charity can give you much needed exposure outside of the app store