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How to Turn Your App Idea Into a Reality

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joshsheadJosh Jordan has been building software applications for over a decade and has been a tech entrepreneur for nearly as long. He’s worked at massive corporations like Amazon and Vistaprint, but was bitten by a startup bug since working at Financial Diligence Networks, where he was one of two software engineers. Since then, Josh has founded two businesses of his own helping startups and small businesses build their tech products from ideas to scale. He’s worked on things you may use every day, like the Amazon Echo, and launched dozens of web and mobile apps. He lives in upstate NY with his wife, kids, and dog. Josh splits his free time between typical geek activities (serious board games and writing code for fun) and atypical geek activities (hiking and camping). 

Episode Highlights

  • What solopreneurs need to know when they want to create their own app
  • The two steps you need to complete before hiring people to build your app
  • What to include in a product brief
  • What kind of tech knowledge you need to have to create an app...if any
  • What you need to know before reaching out to a development professional
  • How to find the right developers to build your app
  • The common mistakes people make when hiring a contractor to build their apps
  • The importance of user stories in app development

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