Louis Pasteur used to say: “opportunity favors the prepared mind”. IMO, this means [1] ‘map out’ what the market is and why & how a particular ‘thing’ would tickle the senses, [2] do your ‘homework’ what’s already out there, [3] work on expert recognition. [4] is the enabling/facilitating — this means networking-endorsement-stakeholder creation-funding. There’s where a VC plays an important role. IMO, the best is yet to come, notably in a market that far exceeds the market that made Apple the richest company in the world…

https://medium.com/@sevehicle/you-might-say-that-steve-jobs-best-attribute-was-to-think-outside-the-box-and-to-come-up-with-1008f58ebbbc

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