competition

3 articles tagged as competition

In my daily routine of reviewing startups I am struck often by how many of them show no awareness of their competition. I often see very detailed and carefully constructed plans that are exactly like one or more existing companies already far along in …

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One difficult part in startup decision making is choosing the decisions to make. Some may be obvious, but many have the effect of trying to fix things that aren’t broken. Let’s take the example that you’re missing your sales targets. Do you make changes …

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One of the most common mistakes I see in startups is making decisions that lose sight of the context, including the past, present, and future. The New York Times reported on August 9, 2017, that dealing with Confederate remembrances on its campus has “put …

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