8 laws driving success in tech: Amazon's 2-pizza rule, The 80/20 principle, & more

Kevin William David
Director of Community @angellist. No 1 Hunter on @product-hunt .
8 laws driving success in tech: Amazon's 2-pizza rule, The 80/20 principle, & more

What separates success from failure? These 8 laws contain some of the most influential ideas that the biggest tech companies use to run their operations, design business models, and build products.

  • Moore’s Law: The self-fulfilling prophecy that ushered in the digital age
  • Metcalfe’s Law: Why big networks produce colossal winners
  • Gall’s Law: Why the best products are built from simple systems
  • The Two-Pizza Rule: Why small teams lead to big success
  • Conway’s Law: Why corporate structure is vital to product development
  • The Law of Shitty Clickthroughs: Why innovative marketing is better than expensive marketing
  • Zimmermann’s Law: How free products can build rich businesses
  • Pareto Principle: Why startups can raise capital even though most will eventually fail
Elijah Elkins
Global Talent Acquisition Manager at @cloudfactory Former Founder of @avoda-1 Experience with SME & startups. • Former Asheville Director @startupgrind

Really helpful! Thanks for sharing this. Was incredibly useful to get a simple overview of powerful laws driving success in tech.