Posts in "Startup Stories"

World Entrepreneurs Day celebrates entrepreneurs every year on August 21st. We took this awesome opportunity to sit down with AE’s co-founders, Jeff Mitchell and Annabel Youens, and ask about their experiences as entrepreneurs. What was your first entrepreneurial experience? Annabel: My first entrepreneurial experience was in high school. I joined a club that my friend … Continue reading An Interview With Jeff & Annabel on World Entrepreneurs Day

How our tech company is crossing the chasm without falling in (and bleeding out) ***This article originally ran in The Startup, a Medium publication.  The chasm between early success and continued market acceptance of a tech product has been made famous by Geoffrey Moore and his 1991 book, Crossing the Chasm. I like to think … Continue reading Scaling Your Startup Without Falling In The Chasm

In this post, we meet Jennifer Tigner, a core member of AE’s development team. Keep reading to learn more about what brought her to AE and what keeps her around! How long have you been working at AE? I’ve been with AE since March 2018, when I was hired as an Intermediate Developer. What inspired … Continue reading My AE Experience: From Astronomy to Software Development

I am proud to say that this September marks a year at Appreciation Engine. This experience has been amazing and will always occupy a very special place in my heart and career. However, all things must pass, and students must eventually go back to school, myself included. The Year In Review I will be taking … Continue reading My AE Experience: Working For One Year As A Junior Software Developer