Don’t let the numbers get you down if you’re thinking about heading out on your own to develop a new startup. The odds against success can be daunting as you worry about everything that goes into starting a new business. But you can be an exception to the rule if you arm yourself with knowledge gleaned from others’ mistakes.
Why do many startups fail and how can you avoid these failures?
There are heaps of reasons why startups fail, many of which have to do with unique personal situations involving the people or funding behind a project. But there are other problems that you can avoid. Here are a few of the most common and how to navigate around them.
The issue: Wasting time and money trying to save time and money
Trying to take on more than you can handle can lead to massive issues for your startup. Of course you probably don’t want to shell out a bunch of money hiring people, so you might think you can take care of everything from office set up to digital infrastructure. Chances are you can’t.
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