20 startup truths too obvious for conversation!

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Stripe’s Patrick McKenzie spends his time working on Atlas to make it easier to start and scale companies worldwide, and now he’s shared 20 crucial learnings everyone should read…

 

Everyone has something to learn. Even you CEO…

 

 

“Stealth” means you’re not getting feedback

 

You will miss your product deadlines

 

Don’t stress about press

 

Jack and Jills-Of-All-Trades are crucial…

 

… But eventually you need experts

 

Figure out growth early

 

You win or lose. Share equity to attract talent for a better chance

 

Raise what you need to hit milestones, or VCs will drop you

 

Everyone is faking it till they make it (part 1)…

 

Everyone is faking it till they make it (part 2)…

 

But half the people are actually fakes

 

Recruiting is your advantage opportunity

 

Spend money to make money

 

Philanthropy doesn’t motivate Open Source, money does!

 

A computer science degree doesn’t make you an engineer

 

Don’t expect the public to understand your tech

 

Everything is not a bubble

 

Finding your own startup idea

 

Computer Science

 

Startup opportunities

 

Share your knowledge

 

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