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Aha! Welcomes PwC to Partner Program
May 4, 2022
Aha! Welcomes PwC to Partner Program

Today we are thrilled to welcome PwC to the Aha! Partner program. Aha! partners help customers successfully use Aha! software and initiate company-wide agile, digital,…

Bootstrap or Raise VC Money? 9 Questions to Ask
April 25, 2022
Bootstrap or Raise VC Money? 9 Questions to Ask

Raising money is not necessarily a logical first step for a startup. Bootstrapping is often a better way forward for the majority of seed-stage companies. Founders can…

Product management vs. product development
April 18, 2022
Product management vs. product development

Product management is an integral part of the end-to-end process of product development. Learn how product managers contribute to the work of conceiving, building,…

Product Team Failing With Kanban? You Are Not the Only Ones
April 12, 2022
Product Team Failing With Kanban? You Are Not the Only Ones

Kanban presents a list of vetted work represented as cards on a board that are continuously picked off and completed. There are pros and cons for product teams who want…

What remote work means for 9 people at Aha!
March 31, 2022
What remote work means for 9 people at Aha!

Here is what remote work looks like for nine of our Aha! teammates. See what they love most about the remote work lifestyle.

Forbes Names Aha! as One of America’s Best Startup Employers
March 28, 2022
Forbes Names Aha! as One of America’s Best Startup Employers

We are honored to share that Aha! made Forbes' list of America's best startup employers in 2022 — for the third consecutive year.

Did Everyone Deserve a 10 Percent Raise?
March 22, 2022
Did Everyone Deserve a 10 Percent Raise?

One way that we celebrate the Aha! team’s performance is through profit-sharing twice a year. Because we are a 100 percent bootstrapped software company, we can reward…

Why This High-Growth Tech Company Pays Profit Sharing
March 15, 2022
Why This High-Growth Tech Company Pays Profit Sharing

Profit sharing is far better than commission structures that reward only a few. It benefits recruitment, job satisfaction, and engagement.

6 surprising benefits of being bootstrapped
March 14, 2022
6 surprising benefits of being bootstrapped

Bootstrapped companies typically have less waste and overhead. The benefits of bootstrapping also include greater depth of knowledge, less distractions, more creative…

Aha! Surpasses $100 Million in Annual Recurring Revenue
March 8, 2022
Aha! Surpasses $100 Million in Annual Recurring Revenue

Aha! surpasses $100 million in annual recurring revenue, following years of strong growth and profitability. Our journey proves it is possible to build a bootstrapped,…

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