The Y Combinator Interview
We have one week to prepare for the interview and because I tend to write these posts while I am working, I am going to keep this one short. We will need the whole week to prepare J.
We took quite a bit of time to apply to YC over the last couple of weeks and I wanted to share a few takeaways. This is mostly information from founders and friends who I have spoken to that went through YC so it is coming from people who have successfully gone through the program.
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