And if people don't start buying it, I can also guarantee you that you won't get passionate about it. Yes, this is a chicken-and-egg, self-fulfilling prophecy phenomenon.
If you have to restart your life from scratch, will you live it any differently?
If I "have to" or if I "could"? I might not have quit Apple twice, that's for sure. And I would have taken the interview to be the second CEO of Yahoo when it just started. I also wish I took up hockey much earlier. But that's about it.
If you have to give only one advice to a budding entrepreneur, what will that advice be?
My advice is to start prototyping--to build what I call the MVVVP. The Minimum Viable Valuable Validating product. Get to market. The goal is to build a great product or service, not a great business plan or pitch.
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