Check your ego at the door
September 19, 2012 Leave a comment
Creating a new product is a roller coaster of intense, rapidly changing emotions.
Euphoric epiphany and excited anticipation can quickly give way to unbearable anxiety, stress and paranoia.
A founders mindset can be both her greatest ally and her greatest foe.
User testing and feedback is a necessary and humbling exercise.
Critical analysis and scrutiny are required in order to improve the product and gain customer acceptance.
Egos need to be checked at the door in order to effectively solicit criticism and honest review.
Ensure that you’re not letting your pride get in the way of creating the best product possible.