Crafting a Secure and Maintainable AWS Multi-Account Setup #3

Introduction In my previous blog post, I showed you how we at ST6 crafted our AWS Organization and the reasoning behind…

Crafting a Secure and Maintainable AWS Multi-Account Setup #2

In my previous blog post I talked about the advantages of using a multi-account setup and AWS Organizations. There are…

Crafting a Secure and Maintainable AWS Multi-Account Setup #1

AWS and other public clouds give developers huge flexibility and freedom to innovate so they can act faster on business…

Deliberately Crafting an Organizational Culture

Back in the day when we started ST6 we knew we wanted to build a company that would be a catalyst for profound positive…

The Future of UI is... Functional

Yesterday Apple announced their next generation UI framework - SwiftUI. What strikes me is its React-inspired philosophy…

Upgrading the ST6 Meme Generator to Create React App 3.0

This is the second post in the ST6 meme generator series. You can read the introductory post here. You probably know the…

Belonging Right from the Start

I dread being the new kid. On my first day on a new job, I suddenly become very self-aware of my every quirk, of every…

Crafting the ST6 Meme Generator

But why? At ST6 we believe that great people build great products. But having great people is not enough, you need to…

Startup Survival Tip #4: Culture is a Product on Its Own

I feel like I'll be beating a dead horse here. So much has been said about building a strong company culture, yet so few…

Startup Survival Tips #3: Delegate Responsibility

If you're building a company, you're not building it by yourself so you shouldn't be doing all the work by yourself…

Startup Survival Tip #2: Always Have a Contingency Plan!

When I was at Boost VC, each meeting room had a brainy quote on the wall. One of the rooms had the following quote…

Startup Survival Tip #1: Revenue is Your Biggest Lifeline!

In the first installment of this series, I mentioned that the biggest reason for startup failure is lack of revenue! It…

Startup Survival Tips

After two and a half failed startups, I’m starting to come up with a list of things which contributed to the downfall of…