This is The Founders’ List – audio versions of essays from technology’s most important leaders, selected by the founder community.
Inside the war rooms of companies locked in the battle for market leadership is an atmosphere of voracious competition. The stakes are high because whoever emerges on top can shape the future of an entire industry. It takes this competitive spirit to drive true innovation at scale, and the reality is that it’s often very cutthroat.
Pete Flint (General Partner at NFX) shares 7 key strategies he has identified to help Founders manage a hypercompetitive market and get ahead, including:
Hypercompetitive markets are tricky to navigate, but understanding the dynamics and having the right approach can make a big difference in the outcome.
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