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Last week President Biden signed a couple of executive orders promoting competition across the country. One Of which is an order against non-compete. For too long, companies have used such agreements to act defensively against competition and built ideological moats; but this has held talents back professionally and given more…

As innovators, we aim to build successful products and bring them into the market to solve the problem customers experience as it eases how people live their lives. …

Everyone is focused on what is possible. We dash out new apps, launch new features, iterate a dozen times, and we get addicted to our product. We are certain we can build just about anything we want. It would be great if the tool was not your only lever. …

In continuation to our previously written article on how to build great products, Marty Cagen, a Silicon Valley-based product executive and Samuel Ekpe, the co-founder of Grupa, further highlight their thought process on building great products in fast growing companies.

Excited? You should be!

On Minimum Viable Products (MVP)

  • MVP is grossly misunderstood, first because…

Realistically, great companies are built on great and quality products. It is almost impossible to be a global and recognized company if your product isn’t working and best believe marketing is not a shortcut to bypass a poorly built product.

Building a great product takes time, patience, a great talent…

Every startup or organization deserves a good workflow management process that is well automated to help solve problems, streamline businesses and increase overall productivity.

It is one innovative and effective process that helps teams focus more on actual work while the system takes care of the processes that guide them…

From Gig economy to Flex-work on-demand subscription economy

Early this year, the Grupa team wrote a guide to flex-work and also another medium post on the flexible trends we observed which will become the future of work based on the analysis of layoff data and how people wanted to work…

In our previous article, we highlighted the 5 deadly fails for products that affect the growth and success of startups. This article is on how the Grupa ideology for product innovation can help startups to avoid the pitfalls based analysis of startup failures.

The straight fact is that most startups are failing. In fact, out of all startups, a third of them tend to fail within the first three years. Fortunately, I was able to find out that for those startups that do thrive, it is indeed those that have focus.

However, it…

I had the idea for Grupa in 2017 after I shutdown my third start-up. And was thinking; what is next for me? To be honest, I have never dreamed of starting my own company, but I was tired of the status quo. During my work as a consultant, I have…

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