“If there’s a road that leads to perfect, the road that travels in the opposite direction leads to launching. Nothing will ever be perfect—not your product, service, messaging, etc. But the only real way to test it is by getting your work in front of people. Flaws can be adjusted, but the only way to find them is to get your work out there.”
Still, being a woman entrepreneur in the Middle East is tough, if a round table at the Wamda event is any guide. “It’s sometimes hard to get taken seriously,” said one panellist. “Try telling a male employee that he has made a mistake,” lamented another.