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Businesses

Submission + - Software Startups, What Worked and What Didn't

holden karau writes: "Starting a software company is more than just having excellent code. Economist professor Larry Smith recently gave a talk on the parts of software startups which Computer Science people often forget about. The talk covers how to get market information, finding customers, etc.

I especially enjoyed the suggestions on how to find out what features your customers actually want."

Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing till it gets there. -- Josh Billings

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