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Planning to quit my job and build my startup in Bangalore. Any advice?

Amazon MarcoPolo!
Jan 2

Right now in Seattle.
TC 200k
Total 5 yrs in tech
On visa, no hope for GC anytime soon.
Tech product. Will build mvp, but may need money to market and scale.

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  • Microsoft Dr. Root
    Advice #1: Don't rely on "random folks on the internet" (aka Blind) for advice.
    Jan 23
    • Amazon MarcoPolo!
      OP
      Wouldn’t underestimate blind. Have seen some really good answers here. The next bezos and mark might be here too!
      Jan 2
    • Apple Flipcoin
      Next Steve is here
      Jan 2
    • New mnllwFb
      Well, do you see your advise is oxymoron. if he follows you advise then he should not rely on your advise too.
      Jan 2
  • Microsoft / Otherspartan123
    Get a MVP
    Jan 20
  • Microsoft UMbR31
    Do you work in Bangalore or Seattle? Are you moving to Bangalore for this? What stage are you in? Apart from visa blocks, any reason you're building in Bangalore rather than in the US? What kind of product do you have in mind? Are you friends with 123raj?

    Mate, we got more questions than answers out here in Blind :)
    Jan 23
    • Bank of America DarthSaber
      I think visa blocks is enough of a reason to set up shop in Bglr compared to the US. When do you think he would ever get a GC or Citizenship if he stays here
      Jan 2
    • Microsoft UMbR31
      Yo I'm curious about OP mate. Thanks for the reply though.
      Jan 2
    • Amazon MarcoPolo!
      OP
      Updated the question with more details
      Jan 2
  • New DvVM00
    good luck raising money from bangalore
    Jan 40
  • Glassdoor sjoybmfx
    Yeh do it!
    Don't do it!
    If you do it you might fail and regret it!
    If you don't do it you might regret it!
    Whatever you decide make sure you base it off of these comments in blind!
    Good luck buddy!
    Jan 20
  • Walmart.com rand.randm
    Build an MVP ( use your salary to pay developers with complementary skills). It will take several iterations to arrive at PMF. Also read Nail it and Scale It . Try to gain traction and then make a move. Building a product is easiest thing to do. Building a business is a skill.
    Jan 20
  • Amazon grimy
    Net worth?If > 300k USD this is a solid idea
    Jan 20
  • Anthem Pot420
    Sounds like a plan.
    Jan 20
  • Amazon iAmazonian
    🎃
    Jan 20

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