Posts Tagged: entrepreneurship

Who are some successful, young entrepreneurs who are not involved in a technology business?

This is a video response to a question I answered on Quora: http://www.quora.com/Young-Entrepreneurs/Who-are-some-successful-young-entrepreneurs-who-are-not-involved-in-technology-startups In case you can’t see the video, here’s the transcription: “I don’t have the stats on-hand, but my gut says that the vast majority of young, successful entrepreneurs (I guess if we define them by some arbitrary number, say 35 and younger, and… Read more »

How can a first-time entrepreneur raise money for a capital intensive business?

This is a video response to a question I answered on Quora: http://www.quora.com/How-can-first-time-entrepreneurs-tackling-a-big-problem-raise-money In case you can’t see the video, here’s the transcription: “I love difficult businesses. Many capital intensive businesses are difficult businesses, and I love them because they’re “willpower” businesses, and “execution” businesses. Being a first time entrepreneur trying to raise money in something… Read more »

Why are some successful entrepreneurs not school smart?

Here’s the question this video is in response to: http://www.quora.com/Startup-Founders-and-Entrepreneurs/Why-are-some-successful-entrepreneurs-not-school-smart In case you can’t see the video, here’s the transcription: How could some entrepreneurs NOT be not school smart? Whenever you have demographic of people, you’re going to have outliers of course. What it takes in general to be successful entrepreneur in this day and age… Read more »