A while back I posted about the fallacious analogy between a gazelle and a cheetah on my personal blog. It seems apt enough to re-post here.
An oft-quoted statement that I’ve heard about startups says:
Every morning in Africa, a gazelle wakes up. It knows it must outrun the fastest lion or it will be killed. Every morning in Africa, a lion wakes up. It knows it must run faster than the slowest gazelle, or it will starve. It doesn’t matter whether you’re a lion or gazelle – when the sun comes up, you’d better be running. Read More