The Rick Kettner Podcast

#084: The 5 Best Startup Tips & Advice From 281 Books

July 07, 2021 Rick Kettner Episode 84
The Rick Kettner Podcast
#084: The 5 Best Startup Tips & Advice From 281 Books
Chapters
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The 5 Best Startup Tips and Strategies
0:58
Tip #1 - The Right Way To Get Early Feedback About Your Idea
4:07
Tip #2 - Focus On Identifying and Validating Critical Assumptions
6:58
Tip #3 - Spend At Least Half of Your Time On Attracting Customers
8:39
Tip #4 - The Original Idea Isn’t The Most Important Breakthrough
10:33
Tip #5 - Don’t Aim To Be Better, Aim To Be Different
13:17
Conclusion and Final Thoughts
The Rick Kettner Podcast
#084: The 5 Best Startup Tips & Advice From 281 Books
Jul 07, 2021 Episode 84
Rick Kettner

There are countless books, articles, and podcasts that cover helpful advice for startup founders. However, some insights are far more valuable and essential than others. So, I’d like to share 5 of the best startup tips and strategies from 281 business books that I’ve read over the last 22 years as an entrepreneur. Let’s dive right into it.

CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL MARKETING TIPS AND STRATEGIES ARTICLE:
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📚 BOOKS MENTIONED IN EPISODE
1. THE MOM TEST by Rob Fitzpatrick
2. THE LEAN STARTUP by Eric Ries
3. TRACTION by Gabriel Weinberg & Justin Mares
4. THE START-UP J CURVE by Howard Love
5. BLUE OCEAN STRATEGY by W. Chan Kim & Renée Mauborgne
6. ZERO TO ONE by Peter Thiel
7. THE 22 IMMUTABLE LAWS OF MARKETING by Al Ries and Jack Trout

THE 10 BEST STARTUP BOOKS
📚https://rickkettner.com/the-10-best-startup-books/

THE 10 BEST ENTREPRENEUR BOOKS
📚https://rickkettner.com/the-10-best-books-for-entrepreneurs/

THE BEST BUSINESS STRATEGY
📚https://rickkettner.com/the-best-business-strategy-books/

THE BEST SMALL BUSINESS MARKETING BOOKS
📚https://rickkettner.com/the-best-small-business-marketing-books/

THE 10 BEST DIGITAL MARKETING BOOKS
📚https://rickkettner.com/the-10-best-digital-marketing-books/

THE 10 BEST BUSINESS BOOKS
📚https://rickkettner.com/the-10-best-business-books/

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Content by Rick Kettner
Produced by Kyle Trienke

Show Notes Chapter Markers

There are countless books, articles, and podcasts that cover helpful advice for startup founders. However, some insights are far more valuable and essential than others. So, I’d like to share 5 of the best startup tips and strategies from 281 business books that I’ve read over the last 22 years as an entrepreneur. Let’s dive right into it.

CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL MARKETING TIPS AND STRATEGIES ARTICLE:
🌎https://rickkettner.com/the-5-best-startup-tips-and-advice

Want to leave a COMMENT or watch the VIDEO edition?
https://youtu.be/HaZLKONdFYQ

📚 BOOKS MENTIONED IN EPISODE
1. THE MOM TEST by Rob Fitzpatrick
2. THE LEAN STARTUP by Eric Ries
3. TRACTION by Gabriel Weinberg & Justin Mares
4. THE START-UP J CURVE by Howard Love
5. BLUE OCEAN STRATEGY by W. Chan Kim & Renée Mauborgne
6. ZERO TO ONE by Peter Thiel
7. THE 22 IMMUTABLE LAWS OF MARKETING by Al Ries and Jack Trout

THE 10 BEST STARTUP BOOKS
📚https://rickkettner.com/the-10-best-startup-books/

THE 10 BEST ENTREPRENEUR BOOKS
📚https://rickkettner.com/the-10-best-books-for-entrepreneurs/

THE BEST BUSINESS STRATEGY
📚https://rickkettner.com/the-best-business-strategy-books/

THE BEST SMALL BUSINESS MARKETING BOOKS
📚https://rickkettner.com/the-best-small-business-marketing-books/

THE 10 BEST DIGITAL MARKETING BOOKS
📚https://rickkettner.com/the-10-best-digital-marketing-books/

THE 10 BEST BUSINESS BOOKS
📚https://rickkettner.com/the-10-best-business-books/

Follow Rick Kettner for episode updates, book recommendations, and more.
https://www.twitter.com/rickkettner
https://www.instagram.com/rickkettner/
https://www.linkedin.com/in/rickkettner/
https://www.youtube.com/rickkettner

Content by Rick Kettner
Produced by Kyle Trienke

The 5 Best Startup Tips and Strategies
Tip #1 - The Right Way To Get Early Feedback About Your Idea
Tip #2 - Focus On Identifying and Validating Critical Assumptions
Tip #3 - Spend At Least Half of Your Time On Attracting Customers
Tip #4 - The Original Idea Isn’t The Most Important Breakthrough
Tip #5 - Don’t Aim To Be Better, Aim To Be Different
Conclusion and Final Thoughts