19 Tips For Startup Success

Mary Juetten, CEO of Traklight and former CEO of Evolve Law, has penned a terrific post that draws on her 30 years of experience as a startup entrepreneur. She writes, "Part of living and working in the startup world is learning from mistakes, both your own and others’. You have the chance to see what differentiates the companies that ended up having success from those that ultimately fell flat, and with any luck, you can spot those lessons before making the same blunders yourself. And while in life occasionally it’s best to let others make their own mistakes so they can learn from them, there’s no reason not to share the collective business wisdom.


Solve a real problem and meet real needs with your product


Leadership is more than vision


Put the right team in place


Find the mentors you need


Establish your culture as the foundation


Protect yourself with a business entity


Have signed contracts


Treat your ideas carefully


Protect your intellectual property


Plan for success and work towards that end


Don’t be afraid of competition


Develop a roadmap


Establish your expertise


Create content


Form relationships


Question everything


Start slow


Be patient when fundraising


Have fun


Her post aims to help founders avoid mistakes. Read more.


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