Make Sure Your Startup Actually Solves a Problem

During a previous webinar “How To Build A Product People Love with Phil Libin,” Phil Libin (Co-Founder of Evernote) emphasized the importance of talking about your startup idea with people outside of your circle, to help you get a sense of the importance of the problem you are solving (if any).

Is this an inventive product? Or did I make this problem up and convince myself that the problem existed when it really doesn’t?

Watch the clip to see Phil's thoughts on the topic.