As Follows: “Doubters” / Leaders
“Taxis have a monopoly, they’re not going anywhere.” / Uber ($51.0 billion)
“Rent your couch to perfect strangers, are you nuts?” / Airbnb ($25.5 billion)
“Who wants to take photos that disappear? Dumb.” / Snapchat ($16.0 billion)
“Wait, your goal is to enable people to live on other planets? Haha!” / SpaceX ($12 billion)
“Ads will kill that music app, nobody likes ads.” / Spotify ($8.5 billion)
“So, you wear a camera on your head? Why?” / GoPro ($5.5 billion)
Leaders weed out doubters and make things happen. It’s time for you to step up.
You have an idea. I know you do. Don’t waste time galvanizing public opinion. Spend time on a plan and begin to execute on it. This week.
Need direction or encouragement? Drop me a line, I’m happy to help. I just may need your idea someday. (138 words)
Company Valuation source: Wall Street Journal