Important concepts for startup founders.

What are StartCards?

StartCards are free flashcards for serious entrepreneurs. Use them to quickly memorize key concepts so you can spend less time reading books about growing your business and more time actually growing your business.

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More decks are coming.

We’re just getting started. Here are more decks we’re working on.

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StartCards are developed by a stylish and super smart team of designers and developers with input from wise investors, entrepreneurs and startup accelerators worldwide. The team is led by Paul Allen, an entrepreneur and investor who previously launched two Midwest accelerators and has led investments in over 50 early stage tech startups. StartCards grew out of Paul’s frustration with the amount of time founders spend trying to learn concepts only to find those concepts defined differently by different people. We hope you find StartCards helpful.