The founders of appointment scheduling software company Timely never intended to create an entirely remote team. But with one founder living in Wellington, another in Dunedin and an early recruit who wanted to live in Malta for a year, it seemed remote working was the way of the company’s future.
Here are the top six pieces of advice I give to startups: Love your problem. Know your market inside-out. Delight your customers. Start by picking one thing, and do it really well. Be global from day one. Don’t settle for less than the best co-founders, employees, investors, and advisers.
If you’re in the market for salon software, then New Zealand based cloud software provider Timely are ones to watch. While not only providing salons with software that is easy to use with awesome features, they are also recognised in the business community as a young business that is growing fast.