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Nick Frost

Nick Frost

Advisor

Shift.org

San Francisco Bay Area, us

After serving 5 years in the US Navy as a Diesel Mechanic, I realized I wanted to pursue entrepreneurship. Since then, June 2011, I've had the opportunity to work with really great people on some interesting businesses and projects. You can see a few of them below. For the past 3 years, I curated the Mattermark Daily newsle...

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Shift.org

Advisor

Shift.org is a recruiting pipeline that gives companies direct access to exceptional military veterans. Our talent advocates translate military experiences into skills and traits that make sense to private sector hiring managers. We're an Expa.com portfolio company based in San Francisco and New York.

If you're looking to recruit military veterans or you're a veteran looking to join a tech company, feel free to send me a message.

Hi everyone, I hope your week has been productive and fulfilling. Here's my story of how I built a startup from a tent in Afghanistan and sold it to Mattermark, years later. It was quite the rollercoaster.

How I built a startup from my tent and landed at Mattermark, years later. For the sake of time and the length of this post, here’s an overview of how

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Tradecraft

Mentor

Tradecraft is a full time, in-person immersive training program for people who want to become either a ux designer, growth hacker or sales and business development professional. The program has been designed by industry leading experts to ensure that you graduate with both the depth and breadth of knowledge you’ll need to make meaningful contributions on your first day at a high-growth startup. Once you select your vertical focus you will work with a large group of world-class mentors and a small group of inspiring peers to learn new skills while doing real work for real companies.

I help students in the topics of startup growth (operations), Marketing, Sales, and Business Development.