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 510 Agile development 230 Analytics 48512 Angel investing 1339 Architecture 1076 Banking 811 Beta launch 224 Business Development 134947 Business Execution 151 Business Model Canvas 128 Business Strategy 66197 Business model 1055 Business skills 27 CTO 292 Civic Tech 36 Cofounder 286 Company Culture 366 Company formation 46 Compensation 142 Cost Reduction 77 Customer Validation 248 Customer development 387 Data Science 587 Databases 1464 Developers 247 Drupal 257 Early Stage Company Development 225 Early Stage Funding 446 Entrepreneurs 215 Equity distribution 137 Facebook 1524 Finance 30624 Finding cofounders 783 Formation 18 Git 793 Google Analytics 1407 Growth hacking 52025 HTML5 857 Hardware 487 Hiring 810 IOS Development 1105 Idea validation 280 Ideation 460 Interviewing 101 Java 14755 Json 416 Kanban 101 Leadership 81062 Lean startup 1284 MVC 260 Manufacturing 1318 Marketing Strategy 99295 Minimum Viable Product 433 Mobile Software Development 599 Mongodb 546 Node.js 912 Outsourcing 1692 Patents 590 Php 12515 Pricing strategy 819 Process 46 Product Design 1765 Product Development 90851 Product Market Fit 261 Product Marketing 61717 Product launch 1342 Product management 38321 Project management 59323 Psychology 281 Public speaking 39113 Python 17244 REST 672 Risk Management 1564 Ruby 799 Ruby on Rails 1286 SCRUM 1471 SaaS Software 177 Scalability 1125 Silicon Valley 40 Software Engineering 24551 Software development 56317 Strategy 115367 TDD 85 Team Building 52740 Teams 193 Tech startups 360 Technical Recruiting 605 Technical co-founder 495 Web Development 58605