Build your narrative before your product - Deepstash

Build your narrative before your product

The narrative is the story of what you’re building in the context of why it matters.

  • What inspired the idea?
  • Why does it need to exist?
  • What makes it relevant?
  • How does it make the future better?

The narrative is how early team members and investors make sense of what you’re building.


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