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Give Them The Fish

Give Them The Fish

  • Give people what they really want, not just what you think they should have. Give them the fish!
  • (Passion + skill) → (problem + marketplace) = opportunity
  • You just have to find the right passion, the right audience, and the right business model.
  • The first $1.26 or first sale is the hardest, so find a way to get your first sale as quickly as possible. Then work on improving the things that are working, while ignoring the things that aren’t.

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