Put yourself out there & embrace authenticity and transparency

Community, courses, and guides to help you grow an audience by being yourself

You're not alone

The Public Lab community is where entrepreneurs and creators who value authenticity and their voices gather.

We share ups and downs, get vulnerable, build in public, and grow our audiences.

Why I started Public Lab

I made a lot of mistakes when I ran my last startup. ๐Ÿ˜ฅ
When I made up my mind to go from being a venture-backed startup founder to a bootstrapped founder, I started sharing these on my blog publicly: failures, lessons learned, and how I was building new products.
Then my Twitter followers, newsletter subscribers, and website visitors all began to increase! ๐Ÿ˜ฑ People seemed to resonate with what I write. That's when I first ...
Realized the power and potential of Building in Public!
It was refreshing to know that I don't have to only create the perfect marketing stories to get people to listen to me.
I love being myself and sharing what I'm experiencing.
As a builder, this new approach of telling my stories to grow an engaging audience is 100x better than doing sales outreach and buying ads!
But I was only able to get over my fear and develop this voice after doing it over and over again. I've had so many people tell me about their fear to talk about themselves in public. It is difficult for them to show vulnerability. And they're also intimidated that people might judge them.
That's when I thought - what if there is a community that puts people together and help them be confident about having their own voice on the Internet? That's where the idea ๐Ÿ’ก of Public Lab came from.
The goal here is simple. This is where ...
Entrepreneurs come together to find their authentic and transparent voice and build an engaging audience.
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Everything to help you grow an audience

This comes with your membership

๐Ÿ™Œ Private community

A safe Slack space for solopreneurs and creators

๐Ÿ”‘ Access to action pack

50 Building in Public prompts & Audience Building tactics (annual membership only)
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๐Ÿ’Œ Community newsletter

Timely content and discounts for courses and products

๐Ÿ•’ Office hours

Live discussions on Building in Public and Audience Building

๐Ÿ“† Live events

Expert AMA sessions, monthly retrospective writing, 1:1 meet ups
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๐Ÿ“š Resource library

Full access to free guides, recorded workshops, and exclusive tactics
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Ask Me Anything (AMA) with successful entrepreneurs

Learn from the best

Public Lab's Ask Me Anything Session
Public Lab's Ask Me Anything Session
Public Lab's Ask Me Anything Session

Obviously, Public Lab is not for everyone

Is this community for you?

๐Ÿ‘ Great fit if you ...

  • are actively building and growing a business or product that have an online audience
  • value authenticity and transparency in life and work
  • enjoy giving more than taking
  • are a self-starter who loves learning and improving oneself
  • are respectful of other peopleโ€™s opinions

๐Ÿ‘Ž Not a fit if you ...

  • havenโ€™t built anything or do not have plans to build
  • see building in public as a โ€œgrow your business fastโ€ marketing scheme
  • do not take honesty to your heart and prefer to live with a pseudo personality
  • are looking to learn from others but do not plan to contribute
  • only value your own opinion

Overcome your fear to be "you" online

A course to help you be public & authentic

Many entrepreneurs can't build their audiences because they never get past step one - be comfortable expressing themselves and build rapport with like-minded people.

To help you be successful online, let's take down your inner fear with this course.
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30DaysInPublic Course

Use Twitter Meaningfully

An action pack to guide you to write authentic tweets &ย build in public

Forget all the marketing hacks people tell you about. The best marketing is to use authenticity and transparency to build up your credibility and people's trust in you.

By showing your true self, people resonate easily and gather around you. They become your audience.
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Use Twitter Meaningfully Action Pack

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