I am always surprised by how much the day-to-day makes you blind and narrows the thinking. It’s so bad that most startups will die if they do not accept to take a step back and think strategically.
I would argue that strategic thinking is the one single thing that could change a startup path.
Easier said than done, right?
Let’s look at the way an entrepreneur usually thinks about building a successful startup.
It starts with an idea and building a team around it. Then it’s often all about proving execution, delivering on the idea by producing a product, and getting market validation that the product is right.