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Big Customers? Who Needs 'Em!

The risk of relying on a handful of customers is not just financial. Your product also is at risk when you’re at the mercy of a few big spenders. When any one customer pays you significantly more than the others, your product inevitably ends up catering mostly to that customer’s specific needs. In other words, when GE becomes your customer, you become a consultant for GE.