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Stooopid ideas

July 11, 2007

We were talking at the Refresh Phoenix After Party last night about all the seemingly stupid ideas that actually made it …

It’s a space for the lone entreprenuer that the VCs and angels can’t and wouldn’t touch. Don’t rule your idea out just because it seems ridiculous. Your idea must be unique, you can’t trade up from a brown shoelace for example. Leverage all the free stuff available. Need a web page? Lots of ways to get a free one. Need publicity? Local TV morning shows need to fill that time somehow. Or use the newspaper: we’ve all seen “news” articles that are practically word for word of a press release. Just go do it!