Dries Buytaert

Recipe for success

The internet cuts out middlemen. Book shops, real estate agents, print shops, publishers, travel agents and music stores are just a few examples of middlemen that are being challenged by their online counterparts.

Any new business idea that disintermdiates traditional middlemen by taking advantage of the internet is bound to be successful, or so it seems?

(For rapid growth, take advantage of network effects by adding conversation/feedback channels that build collective intelligence.)

— Dries Buytaert

Dries Buytaert is an Open Source advocate and technology executive. More than 10,000 people are subscribed to his blog. Sign up to have new posts emailed to you or subscribe using RSS.

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