Don’t have an exit strategy: You shouldn’t start a business with the goal of selling the company. Instead, focus on creating real value for others… “The success of a business really lies on the value it provides,” he says.
Source: This CEO was a millionaire at 22, went nearly bankrupt, and now runs a $100 million business – Business Insider
Several years ago, while just getting introduced into the world of startups and entrepreneurship, I was privileged to be part of a conversation between two persons. One an entrepreneur who had built and exited a couple of business, and the other a guy who is starting to build one.
To say that story-telling is a loose term for anyone or anybody who can craft things is like calling novelists designers. Stefan Sagmeister calls out on these ‘story-tellers’.
Un-motivating morning today. To counter that, best to spend the time learning about something. Be it something new or something we thought we knew but never really know. Watch this enlightening 99U video and learn about how digital isn’t necessarily about what we think of it to be. Instead it’s about a frame of mind that drives business and yes, even creative ideas.
Digital is not software anymore, it’s an operating system for our everyday living.