Choosing Wisely Between Dreams and Nightmares in Startup Arena

Admir Mujkic
1 min readJun 21, 2023

So, you have an idea for a new SaaS product and are ready to bring it to life? However, this journey won’t be without its challenges — especially if software engineering is unfamiliar territory. One of the most significant hurdles is deciding where to start.

This involves weighing up options like a custom-built system or a headless Content Management System (CMS). Be prepared to assess these choices thoughtfully, as they will impact your success down the line.

Embarking on an entrepreneurial journey entails understanding the gravity of your decisions. Stark statistics from MIT and Failory indicate a bleak reality: only 10% of startups succeed. The startup path is riddled with obstacles like team conflicts, financial crises, marketing roadblocks and technical challenges — brace yourself for these formidable hurdles.

To navigate this challenging terrain successfully, let us offer you valuable insights and experiences in the forthcoming article. We will provide potential solutions to address some critical issues, thereby enhancing your chances of success.

Selecting the right platform

When building a SaaS platform, it’s important to consider the different options available to you. Two commonly used options are bespoke platforms and headless CMS.

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Admir Mujkic

Admir combined engineering expertise with business acumen to make a positive impact & share knowledge. Dedicated to educating the next generation of leaders.