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Why ‘Go Big or Go Home’ Is Bad Advice for Startups

Here’s why you shouldn’t change your business plan to meet venture funding models

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When I went through YC Startup School, their advice often made me angry. Their attitude is that the only way to build a business is to go big or go home, and that infused everything they taught. If you’re building a unicorn, their advice was…




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DC Palter

DC Palter

Entrepreneur, angel investor, writer, sake snob. Editor-in-chief of Japonica, the publication for everything Japan:

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