Surviving the Post-Acceleration Cliff: What Startups Really Need to Succeed [Medium]
The post-acceleration cliff. It’s that moment when a startup leaves the daily guidance and mentoring they’ve enjoyed for weeks — months, even —in an accelerator, and fends for itself in an unforgiving market. Sounds daunting? Well, it is.
What happens the day after the accelerator program ends? [Geektime]
Watching momentum go to waste is not pleasant. Having been an advisor to many startup companies in Israel, I can say that it is very difficult to watch startup companies finish accelerator programs and fail to utilize the various programs’ assets.
Several easy steps will allow you to take advantage of the experience, knowledge and connections the accelerator programs provide.
What to do after your accelerator program [Refiners]
All of our startups have been away from their country so a lot of them take time off to reconnect with friends and family. Sometimes their visas are up and have to leave until they renew it, so they, unfortunately, have to go back without a choice.
An important thing to remember is, to take what you’ve learned and share it with your colleagues back home.