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You’re amped-up about developing your app and taking it to market. But before you do this, there’s a question you need to answer: Is your startup app idea 100 percent ready for development?

As an entrepreneur, you understand the importance of taking action. However, if you get ahead of yourself, it can kill your app idea before it ever has a chance to succeed. Yes, you can gain insights about the validity and viability of your app idea after it’s developed and launched. The risk of this approach is that you can invest blood, sweat, tears, and a lot of cash into an app that you could have known has little to no chance of succeeding.

With that in mind, let’s dive into five clear signs that your startup app idea isn’t ready for development just yet.

1. You haven’t discussed your app idea with your target customer

Your idea looks good on paper. Your friends and family tell you everything you want to hear. You’re ready to move forward full speed ahead. But before you do that, discuss your app idea with the most important

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Wall Street bond traders may soon be immortalized in the fashion of baseball legends Honus Wagner, Willie Mays and Pete Rose if a plan by a former Goldman Sachs Group Inc. executive takes off.

That’s right, baseball cards are coming to finance.

The brainchild of Chris White, founder of bond trading and analytics firm BondCliQ, the digital cards reflect a new statistical approach to measure the effectiveness of individual traders and salespeople on dealer bond desks. White brought in as an investor Paul DePodesta, who used novel statistical methods to elevate the Oakland Athletics baseball team to a title contender, a story captured in the Michael Lewis book “Moneyball.”

The bond market has historically leaned on one metric for success — did a trader make money? BondCliQ wants to shed some light on whether rainmakers are good or lucky. It is collecting data that can allow buyers such as hedge funds or other institutional investors to identify the best dealer traders in a given sector or security. And dealers can see how they rank among competitors. Presumably, traders who top the list year after year could use the stats to argue for better pay.

“Here we are in a market …