Scrappy, Dogged and Just the Right Dose of Crazy: What it Takes to be an Entrepreneur

At least from my experience, the thing of most importance to succeed as an entrepreneur is at the inner core of a person – their depth of character and integrity, resilience in the face of adversity and the unrelenting pursuit of a vision, even if that includes just the right dose of crazy. At least from my experience, the thing of most importance to succeed as an entrepreneur is at the inner core of a person – their depth of character and integrity, resilience in the face of adversity and the unrelenting pursuit of a vision, even if that includes just the right dose of crazy.

Travis Kellerman: Watch New Mexico Rise

Having cut his “startup” teeth previously with a successful young team before launching into his own startup, Travis comes to the startup world with a deeper level of understanding and experience than many of his peers.

Midnight Musing: Opposition

It is a rude awakening to discover that there are those who would find greater joy in our failure than our success. But finding a path to success in the face of opposition builds self-assuredness and inner strength that cannot be found any other way. When we succeed without opposition, the only real enemy isContinue reading “Midnight Musing: Opposition”

My First Lesson As An Entrepreneur

(reprinted from the official APPCityLife blog) It was the early 70’s when children were still free to roam the neighborhood without a hovering parent nearby, and I was a scrawny, pony-tailed eight-year-old with pretty big dreams. When I told my mom that I wanted a job, she never laughed or told me what a sillyContinue reading “My First Lesson As An Entrepreneur”