Is it a start-up?

There's a lot of content about how one can launch a start-up these days, YC YouTube's channel especially is a gold mine of precious advices.

Here's a little sophism though: if launching a start-up requires to...

  • Deal with rejection
  • Endure sleepless nights
  • Learn from your user
  • Challenge your initial conceptions
  • Iterate
  • Manage cofounder relationship under pressure
  • Be flexible and embrace change
  • Get unsolicited advices
  • Manage expectations

... Then raising a child is akin to a start-up no? If it walks like a duck...

Note: do not take it too seriously, just some Thursday morning fun