What You can Learn about Business from ‘Moneyball’

by OnStartups

What can you learn from “Moneyball,” a movie about building a Major League Baseball team with a limited budget?

HubSpot’s Dharmesh Shah believes that there’s much to be gleaned from the film. Shah highlighted a handful of quotes from the movie in a recent article and extracted the relevance to managing a startup. Here’s are his top picks:

We’re going to change the game.

Having a disruptive business idea can be enough of a competitive advantage to separate your company from others. This must be a benchmark for your business.

You’re not solving the problem. You’re not even looking at the problem.

Knowing where your business is faulty allows you to improve on your operation. However, this is only possible if you analyze the business in order to identify issues.

For more quotes from “Moneyball” and the connection to startups, read the full article by Shah.