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Top Edtech Startups 2022

A record breaking $20.8 billion was funneled into edtech startups last year, fueling a renaissance in the industry. Here are six of the most promising startups — hiring now.
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Career Guides

Aspiring Entrepreneur? A VC’s Career Guide For Future Founders

From banking and consulting to working at public or early-stage companies, there are pros and cons to exploring each option. Here’s how to best set yourself up to be a successful founder.
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Startup Spotlights

Meet Slope: The Fintech With $32 Million Funding Backed By The Founders Of Doordash, Plaid & Dropbox

With $32 million in funding from Y Combinator, Union Square Ventures and others, the company has purposefully kept a lean team of 13 employees. But now they’re looking to hire.
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VC Guides

How To Land A Job In Venture (Without VC Experience)

VC firms are filled with ex-investment bankers, consultants, operations managers and new grads. While one background isn’t necessarily better than the other, it’s important to know how to play into your strengths in order to land your first venture gig.
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Career Guides

For Future Founders, Is Business School Worth The $300,000 Price Tag?

Business school is a transaction. What is worth $300K and two years of your valuable time?
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Startup Spotlights

Meet Pave: The $400 Million Fintech Demystifying Compensation

Confused by compensation? Meet Pave, the $400 million fintech demystifying compensation.
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Startup Spotlights

Meet AtoB, The $100 Million-Backed Fintech Transforming Transportation

AtoB is featured on Startup Search’s Fintech List 2022 as one of the fastest-growing fintech startups with $100 million in funding from Marc Benioff, Y Combinator and others.
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Startup Spotlights

Meet Catch, The Khosla-Backed Startup Bringing Benefits To Freelancers

Catch is featured on Startup Search’s Fintech List 2022 as one of the fastest-growing fintech startups with $20 million in funding from Khosla Ventures, Y Combinator and others.
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Product Guides

Aspiring Founder? Here’s How To Design Your First Product

Everything aspiring founders need to know when designing their first product.
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Chief of Staff Guides

What It’s Like To Be A CEO’s Chief Of Staff

Demystifying the role of one of Silicon Valley’s most critical jobs.
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Career Guides

Here’s Why You Should (Probably) Stay In College

Debating dropping out of college? Here’s why you might want to reconsider.
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Career Guides

Thinking of Dropping Out? Here's What You Need to Know.

We breakdown what it’s really like to drop out of college.
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Product Guides

How To Break Into Product Management From PMs At Stripe, Amplitude, More

The best way to break into product? Talk to the people that already do it. We asked seasoned PMs that have worked everywhere from Uber to TransferWise for their best career advice.
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Startup Spotlights

Meet Patch, The a16z-Backed Startup Powering A Carbon-Neutral Future

Patch is featured on Startup Search’s Climate List 2022 as one of the fastest-growing climate tech startups with $26 million in funding from Andreessen Horowitz, Coatue and others.
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Product Guides

Excelling In Your First Product Role: 10 Tips On Communication, Execution And Vision

There’s no such thing as a highly trained PM, but learning these 10 product management skills on the job will help you excel quickly.
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Interview Guides

The 5-Step Framework To Acing Case Study Interviews

Ace a key step in any product management interview by applying this 5 step methodology to product case studies.
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Compensation Guides

Startups vs. Big Tech: What Entry-Level Employees Are Really Paid

We breakdown the difference in compensation for entry level employees joining startups vs big tech.
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Startup Spotlights

Meet Memora Health, complex care management, backed by a16z, Transformation Capital and Contrary

Series B company Memora Health is reimagining complex care management and is actively hiring across engineering, operations, product and marketing.
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Career Guides

Startups vs. Big Tech: What New Grads Need To Know When Choosing A Career Path

A guide on deciding between early-stage startups or big tech for your first full-time job.
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Career Guides

How To Grow Your Career At A Startup

Landing your first startup job is only the beginning of your tech career. Growing your career includes increased learning, scope, seniority and compensation.
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Career Guides

What It Means (And How) To Successfully Manage Up

Managing up is a valuable skill that can set up you to do your best work.
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Industry Insights

Startup Search Methodology: Identifying Fast-Growing, Venture-Backed Startups, Hiring Now

How Startup Search vets early stage startups that are fast growing, venture-backed and hiring now.
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Career Guides

How To Find A Startup Job

Learn about the various stages of a startup, and how to look for and find a job that’s right for you.
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Startup Spotlights

Meet Leland, The Contrary-Backed Outcome-Focused Coaching Marketplace

Seed stage company, Leland, is an outcome-focused coaching marketplace actively hiring product managers, designers and engineers.
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Compensation Guides

How To Understand Your Total Compensation Package

Learn the components that make up your compensation package after getting hired at a startup.
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Compensation Guides

Equity as Compensation: Here’s Everything You Need To Know

Learn the value of equity as compensation and the different options available to you after joining a startup.
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Industry Insights

15 Books For Startup Enthusiasts

We compiled a list of 15 books on product, engineering, venture, and more that everyone should read on their startup journey.
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Interview Guides

12 Questions And Best Practices To Successfully Manage A Networking Call

Successfully manage a networking call to land your next Startup job in tech
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Interview Guides

5 Tips To Nail Behavioral Questions In Your Next Startup Job Interview

Tips and resources for answering behavioral questions during startup interviews
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Industry Insights

Startup Search 2021 Year In Review

Review of the top roles, startups, industries, and venture funds from the Startup Search newsletter which featured over 1000 jobs and 800 companies in 2021.
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Interview Guides

25 Questions And Best Practices For When You Receive An Offer

Best practices when deciding to accept an offer and negotiate terms to ensure you're choosing the best opportunity for you
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Interview Guides

23 Questions And Best Practices For Your Next Startup Job Interview

Better understand the role and position yourself as a strong candidate in your next startup job interview with these questions and best practices.
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