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Does starting on a smaller & more manageable platform enable others with more resources to use your ideas & features with bigger markets?

I want to build an application that can change a slowly innovating industry and somewhat-rigid mindset. Given my skill set and my resources, it makes the most sense to make this a MacOS application (I don’t like or have experience with web dev), but distribution and potential reach would be much, much higher if I […]

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How do you successfully start an e-commerce store/business website?

I’ve been working on an idea for several months now, and the thought of starting an e-commerce store makes me feel very anxious and stressed. I’ve never created a fully functioning website before, and I don’t even know where to start besides getting a domain name. I want to get a website up and running […]

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Opening a rib shack food cart in Portland, OR. How stupid am I?

I am a software engineer by day, but one of my passions is smoking pork ribs. I’ve been thinking about opening a rib shack here in Portland. I have been wanting to open a non-tech business and this is something I’m actually passionate about. I have business experience, but nothing in the food industry. I’m […]

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Is a landing page and some targeted ads enough to make an email list?

I’m building an online course which I’ll be offering via Teachable. I’ll also be setting up a landing page to direct people to the course via their platform. It’s something brand new and I want to somehow get emails so I can begin marketing and providing info as the launch date comes closer. I’m using […]

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Switching careers to be a better entrepreneur in the future

Hi everyone! I’ve been working as a software engineer for two years now. I am able to build any kind of SaaS/app/web completely on my own (and I have friends to build them with so I don’t have to do it alone). ​ I’ve been thinking about switching careers in order to learn more about […]

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Has anyone here pivoted from IB/PE into the startup space?

I’m looking to join a startup after undergrad but I have a few questions/concerns that I’d like to get some people that transitioned from FO finance roles to chime in on. They’re about but not limited to things like what they do in their respective startups, how they switched, the easiest pathway, etc. I have […]

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Startup Question

Is starting a business in PCB manufacturing realstic? Has anyone done it recently and succeded? View Reddit by LawrenceNa1211 – View Source

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Repeated Idea – Flip Flopping ideas

So this post has been repeated a handful of time but I couldn’t find one with what I was looking for. How do you just dive in as opposed to perfection or idea hopping, and is it always bad? I have idea for product X, ah yeah this is brilliant, then in surfing Alibaba…wait…what? This […]

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Startups and Tax

Hey Recently been looking into various tax situations and obligations based on various potential startups and business models and have been surprised at the lack of clarity or some form of streamlined solution which allows small & medium businesses and startups to ensure they are covering the necessary bases when it comes to tax. What […]

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New Idea Where Do I Go From Here?

I was at the grocery store this afternoon and had an ah ha! moment. I’ve never created anything before and don’t know where to begin. I googled it and there doesn’t seem to be anything else like it. But I believe it would be very useful and helpful in today’s climate. How do I know […]