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1. The only way to win is to learn faster than anyone else.

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2. We must learn what customers really want, not what they say they want or what we think they should want.

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3. Reading is good, action is better.

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4. As you consider building your own minimum viable product, let this simple rule suffice:

remove any feature, process, or effort that does not contribute directly to the learning you seek.

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5. If you cannot fail, you cannot learn.

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6. The big question of our time is not Can it be built? but Should it be built?

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7. Build-Measure-Learn feedback loop is at the core of the Lean Startup model.

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8. The lesson of the MVP is that any additional work beyond what was required to start learning is waste, no matter how important it might have seemed at the time.

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9. When in doubt, simplify.

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10. Customers don’t care how much time something takes to build.

They care only if it serves their needs.

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11. Success is not delivering a feature; success is learning how to solve the customer’s problem.

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12. Leadership requires creating conditions that enable employees to do the kinds of experimentation that entrepreneurship requires.

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13. The point is not to find the average customer but to find early adopters: the customers who feel the need for the product most acutely. Those customers tend to be more forgiving of mistakes and are especially eager to give feedback.

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14. The ability to learn faster from customers is the essential competitive advantage that startups must possess.

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15. Ask most entrepreneurs who have decided to pivot and they will tell you that they wish they had made the decision sooner.

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16. You cannot be sure you really understand any part of any business problem unless you go and see for yourself firsthand.

It is unacceptable to take anything for granted or to rely on the reports of others.

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17. What if we found ourselves building something that nobody wanted? In that case what did it matter if we did it on time and on budget?

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18. Peter Drucker said, “There is surely nothing quite so useless as doing with great efficiency what should not be done at all.

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19. “Entrepreneur” should be considered a job title in all modern companies that depend on innovation for their future growth

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20. Startups exist not just to make stuff, make money, or even serve customers.

They exist to learn how to build a sustainable business.

This learning can be validated scientifically by running frequent experiments that allow entrepreneurs to test each element of their vision.

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21. Build-Measure-Learn.

The fundamental activity of a startup is to turn ideas into products, measure how customers respond, and then learn whether to pivot or persevere.

All successful startup processes should be geared to accelerate that feedback loop.

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22. Innovation accounting.

To improve entrepreneurial outcomes and hold innovators accountable, we need to focus on the boring stuff: how to measure progress, how to set up milestones, and how to prioritize work.

This requires a new kind of accounting designed for startups—and the people who hold them accountable.

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23. Failure is a prerequisite to learning.

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24. Anything the customers experience from their interaction with a company should be considered part of that company’s product.

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