The Startup Mindset

13 Essential Things Every Startup Founder Must Do

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1. Focus on your main product and don’t forget about your core product

You might already know that there are several products that you can develop or create from your main product, especially if this product is an App.

2. Decide what you want to do with your startup

You might already know that ideas are not that hard to come by.

3. Create a plan for your startup

If you are starting a business, then it’s important for you to create a plan that will guide your startup towards success.

4. Find out the best time to launch your product

The best time to launch your product is basically when you know that it’s ready and that there are already many people interested in buying or using it.

5. Make sure that your app is compatible with the latest technology

One of the best reasons why it is very important for you to make sure that your App is compatible with the latest technology is because this will make it very easy for people to download and use it.

6. Know how much time and money you are going to spend on developing your product

If you want to be successful as an entrepreneur, then it will be a great idea for you to know how much time and money you are going to spend on developing your product.

7. Develop a strong team to help you build your startup:

The reason why it is a great idea for you to develop a strong team to help you build your startup is that it can help you save time and money.

8. Hire a good designer for your app

The reason why it is very important for you to hire a good designer for your app is because it can make sure that everything about your product will look great, especially if it’s an app.

9. Make sure that your product will be able to get the attention of the people in the market

One of the best ways on how to make sure that your product will have enough attention from the people in the market is by making sure that it has a great design and interface.

10. Make sure that you know everything about the market where you’re selling

The reason why it’s very important for entrepreneurs who are selling products or services in a certain market or area to make sure that they know this market is because this way they will know what their target customers like and dislike about similar products sold by their competitors.

11. Make sure that you know everything about your competitors

If you want to have a successful business, then it is very important for you to make sure that you know every single thing about your competitors.

12. Make time for marketing and advertisement

For your business or startup to become successful in the market, then it is very important for you to make time for marketing and advertisement of your product.

13. Make sure that you know what to expect from the market

The reason why it is very important for you to make sure that you know what to expect from the market is that this way, you can easily make sure that you are going to be able to create a product and/or service that will be useful or needed by the market.

Founder of Cudy Technologies (www.cudy.co), a full-stack EdTech startup helping teachers and students teach and learn better. I am also a mentor and investor.