Jayati Sengupta
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Jayati Sengupta

CEO and Founder, Flipgigs, Inc.

Website: www.flipgigs.com
Redwood City, California, United States
Member since February 10, 2012
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If you are an entrepreneur, why?

I'm bursting with ideas!

My favorite startups:

Twitter, Square, Uber, Airbnb

What's most frustrating and rewarding about entrepreneurship/innovation?

Frustrating 48 hour days and rewarding when something great happens when you least expect it.

What's the No. 1 mistake entrepreneurs make?

Definitely making a mistake of trying to launch with a bucketful of features when you should put out a few and test it in Beta

What are the top three lessons you've learned as an entrepreneur?

I trust too easily so have learned how to always ask for references
I run away with ideas and before long I have built this gigantic platform in my head which I have learned over a period of time to trim and cut back.
I almost have no patience when work doesn't get done. I learned how to be a little more patient.

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Before founding Flipgigs, I was part of the executive team at a mobile startup, DeviceAnywhere and prior to that held technical position at Oracle