If you prematurely invest all your time and money on the wrong idea, you have nothing left to try new ideas.
Building a successful business model isn’t about changing your company based on every bit of feedback:
It’s about understanding whom to listen to and why.
Steve Blank, E.piphany
Life is Short.
Do stuff that matters.
Siqi Chen, Hey Inc
Advice for young entrepreneurs – unproven ideas and people are OK, stick to proven business models though.
James Tudsbury, Monster Digital Marketing
You can’t build a reputation on what you are going to do.
A good plan, violently executed NOW, is better than a perfect plan NEXT WEEK.
General George Patton
My best entrepreneurial advice is to start.
Dave Morin, Path
Don’t be a complainer:
make things better, let it go, or take action to make it better.
Tina Roth Eisenberg, Tattly
Metrics are for doing, not for staring.
Never measure just because you can.
Measure to learn.
Measure to fix.
Stijn Debrouwere, journalist
Most people are searching for a path to success that is both easy and certain.
Most paths are neither.
Don’t spend so much time trying to choose the perfect opportunity, that you miss the right opportunity.