I read this tweet by the Box.net founder yesterday: “I wish I had waited longer to do a startup,” said no one ever. Just go do it. — Aaron Levie (@levie) February 6, 2013 There hasn’t been a better time to start. Take the plunge today!
Not a day goes by when one of my friends working in a cushy job does not complain about their work and how they want to take the plunge and start their ‘own’ thing. At the same time, entrepreneurs are constantly battling the ever increasing pressures of a startup and sometimes think they need to - Read More -
“Starting a company is hard, risky, painful and usually seems unfair. Starting a company that will leave a lasting mark on the world is reserved for the borderline insane or very lucky — not for those who need to be propped up with pep talks. In short, entrepreneurship is not a short cut. If you - Read More -
This is a truly inspiring video. Would highly recommend that you take 20 minutes out of your schedule to watch this video. The speaker articulates his journey as an entrepreneur and the lessons he learned along the way. Derek Handley from World Class New Zealand on Vimeo.
I am a big Oatmeal fan. One of my favorite strips on their site is “How a Web Design Goes Straight to Hell“. You will be surprised as to how often this scenario actually happens. This is a slidecast from the founder of Oatmeal during SXSW this year. I enjoyed the talk and picked up - Read More -
Marc Andreessen is another very successful serial entrepreneur that I look up to. This video compromises of him been asked some great questions about both, venture capital and entrepreneurship. If you don’t have time to watch the whole video click through on the video to watch snippets from the talk. I particularly like “Defining the - Read More -
Dropbox is one of those products that I use on a daily basis. It has completely removed my need for USB sticks. This presentation goes over the starting stages of Dropbox, and then onto where they went from idea to execution. It provides a great roadmap for companies that are building products in categories that - Read More -