13 Valuable Lessons From Failed Startups


Evan Baer


There are a ton of startups trying to make it, and a lot of them just don't make the cut. In fact, 80% of new businesses fail within the first five years, according to a study by Inc. and the National Business Incubator Association.

Whether it's poor budgeting, lack of excitement, or bad management, startups fail all the time.

But a lot of the founders of these failed startups have really interesting advice to give after going through the challenges of making a startup work. We've rounded up some of the best lessons you can takeaway from failed startup founders.