Transitioning from Developer to Software Entrepreneur


 

You’ve probably realized by now that software development and entrepreneurship are two very different things. Software development is a tiny subset of the skills an entrepreneur needs to launch and operate a successful software or web startup.

If you’ve been writing code for years you’ve likely formed opinions that don’t quite hold true in the world of entrepreneurship. This lesson covers a handful of realizations that you will come to at some point during your transition from developer to entrepreneur.

Realization #1: Being a Good Technician is Not Enough

Realization #2: Market Comes First, Marketing Second, Aesthetic Third, and Functionality a Distant Fourth

Realization #3: Things Will Never Be As Clear As You Want Them to Be

Realization #4: You Have to Measure & Tweak

Realization #5: You Will Never Be Done

For more … Via Transitioning from Developer to Software Entrepreneur | Software by Rob

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