Waiting for the stork to bring a good idea?

07/29/2010 | Harvard Business Review online

Great songs -- like great business ideas -- can't be coerced into existence, writes entrepreneur Dan Pallotta, himself a songwriter. Like Steve Jobs waiting for "the next big thing" to challenge the dominance of Windows, entrepreneurs must learn to bide their time with their eyes open. "The universe is pregnant with ideas. ... But ideas have lives of their own. They have their pride. And they don't reveal themselves to the impatient or the distracted," Pallotta writes.

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