#004: Lucy Stonehill
"You don't know what you don't know"
Lucy Stonehill is the Founder and CEO of Bridge-U, she has been selected as one of Forbes’ 30 under 30, and is responsible for raising a huge $2.5million investment.
After working in the legal and consultancy sectors, Lucy had the idea of Bridge-U, a platform that harnesses big data and machine learning to enable schools and students to make smarter and more efficient decisions about their university/college placements.
In this podcast we talk about:
Lucy’s background and key influences
Validating your business idea
Finding the ideal co-founder
Accelerators and incubators
Investment - when to do it, how much you need, and what steps to follow
Breaking the entrepreneurial stereotype
And much more…
Want to find out more about Lucy and Bridge-U? Check out the details below:
Useful links from the podcast:
Preparing Today’s Teenagers for the 4th Industrial Revolution - Lucy’s LinkedIn Post
The Lean Startup - Eric Ries
The Four Hour Work Week - Tim Ferriss
Predictable Revenue - Aaron Ross