Upside Founder Programs

Craig Davis
We are all a work in progress. Upside helps startup founders become the very best leaders for their businesses as they grow from Series A to Series B, and beyond.
Created 25 Aug 2021
  • Founder feature: Rory San Miguel, Propeller Aero
    02 Nov 2021 • 7 min read
    On being a founder. How did you come to be a founder of Propeller Aero? While studying Robotics at university, I worked at a small electrical engineering company in Redfern. One day, I looked across t...
  • Founder feature: Dominic Woolrych, Lawpath.
    21 Oct 2021 • 8 min read
    “Surround yourself with people on a similar journey and learn from shared experiences”, says Dom. On being a founder. How did you come to be a founder of Lawpath? I started my career as a lawyer, work...
  • Learn and grow faster than your startup needs you to.
    19 Oct 2021 • 6 min read
    Photo by Shiromani Kant on Unsplash Startups run at breakneck speeds. Under the twin stressors of expectation and growth, everything breaks or breaks down. Systems. Structures. Tools. And so they shou...
  • Earth to startup founders: How to “show up” for you and your team.
    12 Oct 2021 • 7 min read
    “There’s no such thing as being on time; there’s only being early or late”, my Zen teacher would say as we’d sheepishly entered the room long after the bell. But most of us struggle to show up, in any...
  • How curiosity drives your startup's success.
    09 Sep 2021 • 7 min read • 1 0
    When Julia Ciccarone’s self-portrait, The Sea Within, won the People’s Choice award at this year’s Archibald Prize1, it spoke volumes about the nature of creativity. Artists, like entrepreneurs, can o...
  • How to Lead High-Performing Teams in a Psychologically Unsafe World.
    26 Aug 2021 • 9 min read • 2 4
    Photo by Benjamin Davies on Unsplash For the people who choose the startup path, the danger and the exhilaration of putting a ding in the universe and solving significant problems in new ways have the...
  • We are all a work in progress.
    25 Aug 2021 • < 1 min read
    Welcome to the Upside Founder Programs newsletter by me, Craig Davis, where we talk about the things that help startup founders increase the speed, scale and sustainability of their success. Sign up n...
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