Startup Monday: Win A Copy Of Eric Ries’s New Book!

Good morning everyone (or afternoon depending on where you are) and welcome to Startup Monday! Today I’m excited to announce my very first give-away, a copy of Eric Ries’s new book – The Lean Startup. Eric is the leader of the Lean Startup Movement, a new approach that I’ve been learning about and implementing in my own business throughout this year. Eric’s new book is already on the New York Times best-seller list and you can see Eric just about everywhere from Fox News to the front of major publications in the business world.


If you haven’t had a chance to read any of my posts about the Lean Startup Process I recommend you read one of the posts below:

So to make Startup Monday a little more exciting I thought I’d give-away a copy of Eric’s new book. To be entered in the give-away simply write a comment below about how the Lean Startup Principles could be used in your own business. You don’t need to write an essay, a few sentences are fine. Who knows – maybe in the process you’ll discover some cool new ways to run your own business more efficiently!

I will be picking a winner tomorrow so you have 24-hours to submit your comment and enter to win a copy of Eric’s book. Read, set, go!

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  • Zev October 31, 2011, 11:19 am

    The Lean Startup principals can and should be applied towards any business. It puts the customer at the front lines of all business decisions; the way it should be. For our business, Storage Bucket, we are constantly deploying website and UI changes and soliciting feedback on those changes. We also recently ordered a few different types of bins to see which one customers preferred. Huge fan of the lean startup method, but I’ve only read about them online, would love to get the book!

    • Morgan October 31, 2011, 11:25 am

      Thanks @Zev – perfect example – you have now been entered in the giveaway!

  • ben October 31, 2011, 1:44 pm

    Ive read your post on customer development. I didnt understand the importance of customer survey until i saw the results. turns out, my customers also like rap music and action films. this plays a big role in what celebs will receive free product and which will not. great post… thanks Lean Startup and ML!!!

  • Web Hosting November 1, 2011, 1:12 am

    So this book is about how to start a business and grow it ?
    Is this copy contains better methods then ?

  • Domain Name Newsletter November 2, 2011, 2:00 am

    My comment is ……bummer
    If you don’t look in on morgan linton on a regular basis you miss out

    …. not to worry

    : )

  • Zev November 10, 2011, 10:01 am

    Hey, who won?!


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