Every start-up is a tech start-up. If your ideas are disrupting, then be ready to fight a battle with the bureaucracy. Do not ignore or underestimate politics. They will come after you. Be prepared with the right narrative and strategy to overcome those who stand in the way of innovation.
About the Author
Bradley Tusk is the founder and CEO of Tusk Ventures that helps startups navigate the political, regulatory, and media hurdles. He has worked with many startups and Fortune 500 companies such as Uber, FanDuel, Handy, AT&T, Google and many more. He previously served as Mayor Bloomberg’s campaign manager in New York City, Deputy Governor of Illinois, and Senator Chuck Schumer’s communications director.