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

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Topics Followed 89
Agile 509 Agile development 230 Analytics 45511 Angel investing 1339 Architecture 1076 Banking 810 Beta launch 223 Business Development 124371 Business Execution 151 Business Model Canvas 128 Business Strategy 63031 Business model 1055 Business skills 27 CTO 292 Civic Tech 36 Cofounder 283 Company Culture 365 Company formation 45 Compensation 142 Cost Reduction 76 Customer Validation 248 Customer development 386 Data Science 587 Databases 1464 Developers 244 Drupal 257 Early Stage Company Development 225 Early Stage Funding 446 Entrepreneurs 215 Equity distribution 137 Facebook 1525 Finance 28418 Finding cofounders 775 Formation 18 Git 793 Google Analytics 1408 Growth hacking 47888 HTML5 857 Hardware 486 Hiring 809 IOS Development 1105 Idea validation 279 Ideation 457 Interviewing 101 Java 13949 Json 416 Kanban 101 Leadership 75723 Lean startup 1283 MVC 260 Manufacturing 1316 Marketing Strategy 91198 Minimum Viable Product 433 Mobile Software Development 597 Mongodb 546 Node.js 913 Outsourcing 1686 Patents 591 Php 11841 Pricing strategy 819 Process 46 Product Design 1765 Product Development 82092 Product Market Fit 261 Product Marketing 57290 Product launch 1341 Product management 35786 Project management 56161 Psychology 280 Public speaking 37688 Python 15924 REST 672 Risk Management 1564 Ruby 799 Ruby on Rails 1286 SCRUM 1471 SaaS Software 175 Scalability 1125 Silicon Valley 40 Software Engineering 22656 Software development 52189 Strategy 106325 TDD 85 Team Building 49502 Teams 193 Tech startups 360 Technical Recruiting 605 Technical co-founder 490 Web Development 54862