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Kathryn Minshew's Startup Mistakes Keynote is Helpful

By: Farida Helmy - May 1, 2014
References: themuse & vimeo
Sharing with the audience how to avoid major pitfalls when embarking on a new startup idea or business, Kathryn Minshew breaks down seven classic things to avoid in her helpful startup mistakes keynote.

In her talk, the Daily Muse co-founder and startup advisor explains to new founders how to avoid mistakes and what to focus on to get it right -- she also warns against the "Gollum Syndrome," in which people treat their idea or business as "their precious."

The startup mistakes keynote covers the common issues all startups deal with like idea vs. product-market fit, productive vs. done, velocity and team-building among other things.

"Your college roommate's approval does not mean market demand ," says Minshew.