Business Insider offered a story on the eight skills necessary to have in place before starting a business, and Due’s founder John Rampton noted that one of these should be programming. Having taken programming and coding courses, John stated that these helped him to more effectively scale applications and understand the best approach. The article also mentions skills, such as mindfulness, patience, proofreading, accounting, public speaking and the fine art of saying “no” among others.

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Skills for Starting A Business