Punching Pride in the Stomach

You know what's awful? Failure. Admitting the whole idea was dumb, I just don't have the ability, no one would buy it anyways, and I should have stuck with what I knew. It would be catastrophic to bet my life (because time is life) on a dumb idea. But every entreprenurial idea is based on a lot of assumptions, and you know what they say about assumptions: they make an ass out of u and Umption (whoever the heck Umption is). The basic assumption is that if you build something, people will want it. ...more

Outlaw Product Manager

I'm not going to be able to promise that I'll keep this up. I'm just trying it out because I think it might be helpful and certainly I'm having an adventure... I like sharing adventures. That said... HOORAY! I'm launching my own company in a little over two weeks!I am a Product Manager and have been for eightish years. I was an Art Director and Freelance Web Developer before that. I've worked for software behemoths like Microsoft and media behemoths like Oprah and Disney....more