Aha! Blog

October 20, 2014

The 4 Qualities of People Startups Should Hire

If you are reading this — there is a good chance you have interviewed for a job. And I would bet my salary that you have had a lousy interview at least once if you have…

October 15, 2014

Startups and Their 21 Sports Clichés

Don’t get angry because I am calling out sports lovers, but the following seems to be true. Early stage companies attract those with an adventurous spirit. And those with…

October 14, 2014

Aha! Idea Management

Say hello to our idea management software. It’s the first time that ideation has really been tightly integrated with product roadmap software. It helps you bring…

October 8, 2014

10 Things to Do at a Startup Every Wednesday

Mondays are for renewal and Fridays are for closing strong. They are the most important two days of the work week. But here’s Wednesday and it’s no slouch sitting in…

October 7, 2014

How To Get Your Boss Off Your Back

Your inbox is full. Before you’re able to respond to the first request from your boss, you already have another four of them. By the time you get back to her on the first…

October 6, 2014

Selling to the Unpredictable Customer

Customers are an oxymoron today. They are more knowable than ever before but harder to actually understand. Constantly on-the-go and hard to pin down, it’s more difficult…

October 3, 2014

10 Things to Do at a Startup Every Friday

I’m a closer. As I mentioned earlier in the week, I’m a “goals first” guy and I generate lists that help me do my best. But I am also a guy who will run through walls to…

October 2, 2014

Aha! Now Integrated With HipChat

Aha! software integrates with Atlassian HipChat. Learn how to easily configure this integration and get started sharing real-time information with your team.

September 30, 2014

3 Tips to Surviving a Toxic Startup Job

I have worked in toxic environments and survived. It was not easy and I struggled to believe I could keep going in the face of hostility and a belligerent boss, but I…