Top 3 Qualities Needed To Successfully Launch Your App | James Shepherd 

James Shepherd

Apr 14,2020

James Shepherd
#Business #Leadership

If you have ever tried to develop and launch an app to the market, you will know that it is far from easy. Many things can get in your way, both external and internal, which block you from successfully achieving your goal of launching that app. 

There are, however 3 things that, if taken into consideration and done correctly, can ensure your success when it comes to your app.

  • You need to believe in what you are doing

Whatever you are building, there had to have been an initial reason for it, right? Some problem that you wanted to fix, some hole in the market that you wanted to fill. 

You need to believe, and keep believing that your app is going to help the people that you want to help, and fix the problem that you wanted to fix. 

You also need to be very persistent: DON’T GIVE UP. You need to believe in your heart that you are doing the right thing.

  • You must know what your customers want

If you want to fix a problem in the market, you first need to identify what that problem is. If you don’t know what your customers want, and what they are suffering from,  it will be very difficult to make a product which will be able to help them.

Not only “knowing” what your customers want, but “understanding” it. 

Don’t just look at the problem from your perspective, but also that of your customers. 


What are they looking for?

What is going to make their lives easier?

  • Know the industry

Understand that your customers lead busy lives. They are doing a hundred other things, besides looking at your app so you only have a limited time to get your idea, your app across.

Your customers have pressures on them from their everyday lives. If you don’t take this into consideration you will fall short.

You need to have the PASSION, you need to have the DRIVE, you need to have the DESIRE. 

If you have these things, and truly believe in your product, you will succeed.

About the Creator

Food Safety Systems provides consulting services, has the ability to conduct your third party regulatory food audits and can work with you to provide food safety training and also review your manuals and procedures to ensure this area of food safety is approached in a professional manner. Are you a Food Services Manager, Director of Nursing or Regional Manager within the Aged Care Industry, and are looking for a consistent and comprehensive approach to your food safety requirements? Often facilities find it quite challenging to get all their food services staff understanding the importance of compliance in their daily preparation of food and in the maintenance of appropriate documentation. Food Safety Systems can help them develop a consistent approach, that is practical, easy to implement and within the Food Safety legislative requirements. As the founder of Food Safety Systems, James has more than 25 years of international chef experience in Europe and Australia. Has owned and run his own food business, taught hospitality at catering college, and is endorsed as a food auditor by NSW Food Authority, Queensland Health and Department of Health in Victoria. His clients appreciate his approachable nature, his mature and practical approach to food safety in aged care facilities and his ability to work with you, to ensure you get the outcomes you and your facility needs.