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Whether you are a couple of coders in a garage or a small team in a large enterprise, validating your assumptions early and often can reduce the likelihood of failure, or at least get you to a pivot point sooner. The more chances you take, the more likely you are to hit a homerun. And, let’s face it, if new products are only 20% likely to succeed, you’ll need all the help you can get.Read the full article

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