SOMETIMES THIS is the rightmodelI don’t want these folks toQUIT, SUCK, and FAIL
BUT IT DOES NOT WORK FORINNOVATIONCustomer, product, market are unknownSolutions are found through trial and errorCompanies are understaffed, unfunded, full ofinexperienced folksMost of them fail, but winners are huge
PLEASE JUST STOP THIS“That seems likesuch a time waster”“That will neverwork”“No company willtrust that”“That team has noexperience”Being wrong will destroy your business and career
“LIVE in the future”Ubiquitous mobile devicesCheap tabletsRobotics and 3D printingFracking and cheap energyDecline of retailOnline universitiesRemote labor poolsSelf driving carsThese things are happening whether you like it ornow – what are you doing about it?
EMBRACE YOUTHIf you are young, jump in – don’t waitGive young people real authority and powerNo “paying your dues”
FIND a way to quit, suck, and failTry something hard, risky, and scaryEncourage others who do the sameSeek “career security” not “job security”