The Startup Mindset: If I Could Do It All Over Again: Hindsight and Blind Ambition

Radiocasts | November 29, 2016 by Bonnie D. Graham

The buzz: “The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary.” (Vidal Sassoon)

The question that dominates the mind of every aspiring entrepreneur: “How do we repeat the successes of the past and become the next Apple, Google, Facebook, or Microsoft?” Successful CEOs often simply say they were “lucky”.

But if we dig deeper, can we discover a formula that can help the next generation of CEOs create something that makes the world a better place?

The experts speak.

Alexander Rinke, Celonis: “I’m convinced that about half of what separates successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance…Unless you have a lot of passion about this, you’re not going to survive.” (Steve Jobs)

Dave Katona, SAP Startup Focus: “If the rule you follow brought you to this, of what use was the rule?” (No Country for Old Men, 2007 film by Joel and Ethan Coen)

Join us for The Startup Mindset: If I Could Do It All Over Again: Hindsight and Blind Ambition.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Leave a Reply