What your startup has in common with race car driving (and how to learn from crashing)

The famous Nürburgring teach can teach you a lot about your startup.

What does race car driving has in common with startup life?

Both require speed

One of the early Hero Weekends. Startups are not always about pizza, but sometimes it helps.

Both rely on data which turns into experience

RegioHeldens famous NASA-like MD office

Both require looking into the rear view mirror from time to time

My rearview mirror: talking to competitors

Both give you the opportunity to crash and learn from failures

Just 2 scratches at the left rear. I was lucky and learned a lot about physics :-)

Both require to take a break and reflect from time to time

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