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Secrets21
of
Startups
Successful
Sam Wong
G General Audiences
All entrepreneurs admitted
Angel Investors, Venture Capitalists,
and Startup Employees also welcome
A Book Trailer
by
Startup companies are
born every day.
YOU
Startup companies are
born every day.
YOU
DEVELOP
AN IDEA
Startup companies are
born every day.
YOU
DEVELOP
AN IDEA
FOR A GREAT
PRODUCT
Startup companies are
born every day.
YOU
DEVELOP
AN IDEA
FOR A GREAT
PRODUCT
SO YOU BUILD
A SMALL TEAM
Startup companies are
born every day.
YOU
DEVELOP
AN IDEA
FOR A GREAT
PRODUCT
SO YOU BUILD
A SMALL TEAM
AND FORM
A COMPANY
Startup companies are
born every day.
YOU
DEVELOP
AN IDEA
FOR A GREAT
PRODUCT
SO YOU BUILD
A SMALL TEAM
AND FORM
A COMPANY
YOU ARE NOW
FOUNDERS
OF A STARTUP
But for every 20 startups
That launch…
But for every 20 startups that launch…
…19 will fail or dramatically miss expectations!
Only 5% of
Startups
ARE
SUCCESSFUL
Success requires great execution
Industry experts agree:
“Execution matters
more than knowledge.”
Stacey Alcorn,
Entrepreneur Magazine
Success requires great execution
Industry experts agree:
“Execution matters
more than knowledge.”
Stacey Alcorn,
Entrepreneur Magazine
“Execution (not ideas)
will bring you success.”
Ron Leshem,
Inc. Magazine
Success requires great execution
Industry experts agree:
“Execution matters
more than knowledge.”
Stacey Alcorn,
Entrepreneur Magazine
“Execution (not ideas)
will bring you success.”
Ron Leshem,
Inc. Magazine
“Execution is everything.”
Naval Ravikant,
AngelList/Venture Hacks
But startups are complex
and great execution is
NOT AUTOMATIC
Great execution requires
doing many things well
Experienced mentors provide best
practices that lead to great execution
FOUR KEY AREAS
of great execution in startups
1STARTUP
EXECUTION
FOUR KEY AREAS
of great execution in startups
1 2STARTUP
EXECUTION
STARTUP
FUNDRAISING
FOUR KEY AREAS
of great execution in startups
1 2 3STARTUP
EXECUTION
STARTUP
FUNDRAISING
STARTUP
TALENT
FOUR KEY AREAS
of great execution in startups
1 2 3 4STARTUP
EXECUTION
STARTUP
FUNDRAISING
STARTUP
TALENT
STARTUP
LIFE
FOUR KEY AREAS
of great execution in startups
1 2 3 4STARTUP
EXECUTION
STARTUP
FUNDRAISING
STARTUP
TALENT
STARTUP
LIFE
All captured in 21 Secrets of Successful Startups
A new book by Sam Wong
LEARN FROM THE SUCCESSES
AND FAILURES OF A
SILICON VALLEY ADVISOR
AND
FORMER EXECUTIVE OF
FIVE STARTUPS
GET THE BOOK www.21secrets.biz
Sam Wong

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