I am building a great product, why do they think it does not have potential to scale? It is an amazing idea, what makes her say it is not suitable for this demography? Of course, it solves a huge problem for a niche segment, why won’t it work? How do I convert the early users to my paying customers? Why do they need so many statistics? What makes him say the market is too small?
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