15 steps to launch your own startup

How to build a tech business from scratch

1. Dream big and start small

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2. Work to learn, not to earn

3. Join the community and meet founders

4. Find the right location

5. Identify good and bad ideas, early

6. Understand trends and markets

7. Think like an athlete — Define your mission

8. Prepare to fail, 95% do

9. Find the right co-founders and advisors

10. Raise your first round of money, or bootstrap your company

11. Learn how to hire and maintain your company culture

12. Prepare yourself to become a manager

13. Find advisors and mentors to build your business

14. Be ready for constant change

15. Work hard and be nice to people

Founder Pitch & Wunderlist

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