NETWORK: IMPORTANT AN HARD NEED TO KNOW
I bet a lot of all you HIGHLY VALUED READERS - are very much into startups and entrepreneurship - and here is a VERY IMPORATANT LESSON I JUST GOT COMFIRMED YESTERDAY.
Venture Capital firms get so so so many business plans and ideas - that its hard for them to EVALUATE ALL - and dig into everything. So 2 pretty big VCs confirmed to me yesterday that they have an overall ruler that goes like this: "If a STARTUP dont know - someone we know (thereby armslength of trust) - the they will probobly not make it to market and succes...."
EXPAND YOUR NETWORKS DUDES !
Hope this makes a bit sense - chill.