Good ideas are common and meaningless.
Good execution is rare and therefore valuable.
No idea is truly original. Be flexible to adapt to new ones. 1
Most ‘unique’ ideas fail. Successful once are spinoffs of already present ideas. 2
In the case of hyper-growth startups, ideas are counter-intuitive. If it seems sensible it is likely a bad idea. 3
Most hyper-grown startup ideas don’t look like startup ideas at all. 3
Trying to find a hyper-growth startup idea is a bad idea. 3
The way to find better ideas is to explore the world and know your customers. 3
Think Big 4
Rather than trying to find the perfect idea, start small with the one you have and iterate. 5