5 Tips for Aspiring Founders

Posted by Brianna Elefant on May 12, 2017 11:08:00 AM
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Voray CEO: David Olk says “Starting a business is the hardest thing you’re ever going to do” as originally published in Observer.

Lesson 1: Practice patience and fail forward. Don’t believe the hype you read about overnight success — it doesn’t exist. We all read about the unicorns and rocket ships. But for every one of those, there are literally thousands that never make it out of the gate. The ones who do have years of battling through ups and downs ahead. Dedicated entrepreneurs figure it out, learn from their mistakes, and do better next time. So practice patience and fail forward.

More lessons available in the original Observer article

Topics: CEO, Advice, Business, Entrepreneurship, Founders