Sam McAfee

San Francisco, California, US

Building better technology leaders and teams
Sam's Skills
Process Improvement
Negotiation
Agile
Software Engineering
Start-up Business Consulting
Leadership Development
Business Modeling
Strategy
Background

Startup Experience

Founded 2+ startups

Age Group

36-55

About Sam

As a Silicon Valley veteran of 20 years, I help companies build and scale new digital products, find product-market fit, and build and improve product development capabilities. I work with product executives and teams to develop and ship new digital products from ideas to product-market fit and beyond.

Work Experience

Author / Consultant

Startup Patterns

April 2015 - December 2016

Discuss
Topics Followed 89
Agile 508 Agile development 230 Analytics 44330 Angel investing 1338 Architecture 1076 Banking 810 Beta launch 223 Business Development 120111 Business Execution 151 Business Model Canvas 128 Business Strategy 61720 Business model 1055 Business skills 27 CTO 292 Civic Tech 36 Cofounder 281 Company Culture 365 Company formation 44 Compensation 142 Cost Reduction 76 Customer Validation 248 Customer development 386 Data Science 585 Databases 1464 Developers 244 Drupal 257 Early Stage Company Development 224 Early Stage Funding 445 Entrepreneurs 215 Equity distribution 136 Facebook 1525 Finance 27638 Finding cofounders 770 Formation 18 Git 793 Google Analytics 1408 Growth hacking 46345 HTML5 857 Hardware 486 Hiring 809 IOS Development 1104 Idea validation 278 Ideation 456 Interviewing 101 Java 13660 Json 416 Kanban 101 Leadership 73610 Lean startup 1282 MVC 260 Manufacturing 1315 Marketing Strategy 88035 Minimum Viable Product 433 Mobile Software Development 596 Mongodb 546 Node.js 912 Outsourcing 1685 Patents 591 Php 11604 Pricing strategy 819 Process 46 Product Design 1765 Product Development 78608 Product Market Fit 261 Product Marketing 55529 Product launch 1341 Product management 34749 Project management 54932 Psychology 279 Public speaking 37085 Python 15408 REST 672 Risk Management 1564 Ruby 799 Ruby on Rails 1286 SCRUM 1471 SaaS Software 174 Scalability 1125 Silicon Valley 40 Software Engineering 21915 Software development 50553 Strategy 102710 TDD 85 Team Building 48267 Teams 193 Tech startups 360 Technical Recruiting 605 Technical co-founder 487 Web Development 53451