Entrepreneurship

What Is Disruptive Innovation

By |2015|

The theory of disruptive innovation has proved to be a powerful way of thinking about innovation-driven growth. Many leaders of small, entrepreneurial companies praise it as their guiding star; so do many executives at large, well-established organizations, including Intel, Southern New Hampshire University, and Salesforce.com.
Unfortunately, disruption theory is in danger […]

6 Signs That You Should Not Be An Entrepreneur

By |2015|

Lots of people want to start a business. But not everyone has what it takes. The proportion of those who merely want to be entrepreneurs will always be higher than that of the few who actually start a business. The simple reason is that not everyone is cut out for the rigors […]

Secret Sauce For Making A Killer Pitch To Investors

By |2015|

Your pitch is the single thing that could either get your business off the ground or plunge your idea into eternal oblivion. It matters. The rule of thumb for investors is that for every 100 investments they make, only 10 will go big.

Let me take that rule of thumb a step […]

Six Genuine Reasons Why People Become Entrepreneurs

By |2015|

There are a host of reasons why individuals choose to become entrepreneurs over the more traditional route of becoming employees. Only you can decide the life that’s right for you, but with the uncertainty of entrepreneurship also comes tremendous freedom and accountability. Here are six genuine reasons why people become entrepreneurs:

1. […]

Moonlighting For First Time Entrepreneurs

By |2015|

It’s no secret that many new ventures are started when founders are working at other companies. Most companies get refined and defined during the lunch hour . And for many entrepreneurs, it makes sense to moonlight at first. Keeping a day job means maintaining financial security through the early years of […]