Make Your Big Idea Happen

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You’ve landed on what you think is next big, groundbreaking idea. But how can you turn it into a reality? You need other people to adopt your idea. Start by creating a vision and sharing it with others.
Put forth a compelling view of what the future could look like once your idea has been realized. Don’t just pitch this vision — evangelize it and bring early supporters on-board. Attract others by convincing prominent or powerful people to join your calling. Then create a platform — physical or virtual — that allows these supporters to connect and further disseminate your idea. Find ways for people to link up with, work with, and draw strength from each other. This will help build your fan base to gain critical mass.

Adapted from “How to Make Your Big Idea Really Happen” by John Hagel III and John Seely Brown.

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1mountainman1
1mountainman1

Make your Big Idea happen?

By the time you make your "platform", your idea is either dead or stolen. You really think it is that easy? Give me a break. You probably need at least a hundred thousand dollars and a very few, trusted people. Even so, you would still be lucky to pull it off. I'm not trying to be negative, but it's the truth. Is this really what Harvard teaches?

Chhajuram Induscharwak
Chhajuram Induscharwak

Majority of people doing their best to theft the idea of others and then claiming amp; using it as it is exclusive by him ,thus usually cash it.

BarryG
BarryG

Never share your ideas. You will be very successful that way.

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Buy Steroids

of course everytime you share the ideas you risk it being copied.

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