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Do Things that Don't Scale

I'm not a huge PG fanboy, but this one is a nice gem. My fav. part is Stripe actually creating accounts on the spot when people said they'd use their product... i'm using that one next time!

tl;dr
Building a startup doesn't start with huge scale and automation. Just do everything manually and use that opportunity to provide insanely great service to your users/customers. Once you cannot manually do something, automate it.

http://www.readability.com/m?url=http://paulgraham.com/ds.html

over 3 years ago, by SkinnyGeek1010

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pineapple

Ah yes, very good article. Saw this making its rounds awhile ago and really thought it was good stuff.

pineapple, over 3 years ago


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