Start up advice • 22 April 2008 • The SnowBlog

Start up advice

I really liked this video (thanks Robin). The speech was to the web / tech industry but there's lots of wise advice which I agree with, like: - don't try to build a billion dollar company - don't build with the aiming of selling out for a gazillion dollars to Google - selling to consumers is a lot harder than selling to businesses - focus on the Fortune 5,000,000 - the medium sized companies who are looking for solutions to their problems every day - don't work with the aim of having a nice life *after* you sell out - build a business that gives you a decent lifestyle *now* - try working 5 hours a day, not 14 hours a day. Your productivity will shoot up. And so on. Really good.


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