July 12, 2011
Sort of. Semi-invested via sweat in several. Hired-hand in several more. On the brink of going for it myself.
Sport/leisure, consumer end of medical, board games, defence/security.
Belief when not warranted. Doubt when not warranted. Knowing which applies in advance.
Find the cheapest and quickest route to reduce risk. Ideas are worth their weight in gold - try weighing one.
Certainly - no guarantee you'll stay awake though.
Electronic hardware engineer. 6 years in a big product development consultancy then went it alone 10 years ago. Most clients have been angel-stage startups and university spinouts. Seen enough mistakes to fancy that I can do at least as well myself.