Interview between Eric Ries and Robert Scoble. I really enjoyed this hour long interview, some of the key stuff I will quote/summarize below.
This spoke to my heart: "Software has this unbelievable quality that it is the direct translation of imagination into tangible form."
What is the Lean Startup?
- Application of lean manufacturing principles to innovation itself
- Test ideas early, cheaply and way in advance of building some new technology
- Get into a learning feedback loop that is company wide
- idea failure doesn't have to be company failure