Scrappiness Helped These 3 Entrepreneurs Succeed

After reading several articles about the “draconian” cost-cutting measures some heavily funded Silicon Valley startups are facing — such as cutting out company chefs and perks — I am reminded that startup life may look very different from one company to another. I am also reminded that while capital is vital for survival, too much of it can prevent foundersContinue reading “Scrappiness Helped These 3 Entrepreneurs Succeed”

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.