It was a busy few months as my cofounder and I formally kicked things off.

And Finally, a chance to use that overpriced law degree! In May I drafted our articles, business partnership agreement, and officially formalized the business as a South Carolina LLC.

That last part is way easier than most people probably think. It takes about 20 minutes to go online, answer questions, and set things up. If you haven't done this sort of thing before, it's probably a good idea to consult your accountant or attorney first to make sure you select the correct options.

With administrative tasks done, I dove right into whiteboarding our product architecture. At this point there's a ton to do. I need to write our API, setup database infrastructure, build the web app, and build a mobile app. whiteboard

By end of month, I was able to get most of our backend written.