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Unstealthed: How Important is Stealth in a Greentech Startup?: Guy Kawasaki has a rule of thumb: "The more a

Unstealthed: How Important is Stealth in a Greentech Startup?: Guy Kawasaki has a rule of thumb: "The more a

Guy Kawasaki has a rule of thumb: "The more a company believes they must be secretive, the less they have." Eric Ries says, “If a startup can’t innovate faster than a much larger competitor, stealth isn’t going to make the difference -- they’re toast." Vivek Wadha has this to say on his blog at Techcrunch : "Stealth startups, get over yourselves -- nobody cares about your secrets." There's certainly a role for secrecy in the innovator and startup world. But at a certain point, is there any value to concealing your idea? And in expending so much energy to keep it under wraps? Here is a partial list of startups currently in, or recently emerged from stealth: Bloom Energy was in stealth for years until an epic unveiling of its world-shattering product: wait for it -- expensive fuel cells. Despite the spin applied by the Kleiner Perkins hype machine, this product was still dec...

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