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Today's Entrepreneur: Thiago Sindra

No. 1 mistake: To get emotionally involved with your idea

Innovation series by Kristin Karaoglu
August 26, 2011 | Comments
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Vator’s community is the home to entrepreneurs who embrace their passion and follow their dreams.

Our newly-designed profiles allow members to express themselves by sharing their interests, lessons learned, as well as bits and pieces of their roller-coaster journey.

These profiles give entrepreneurs an opportunity to showcase themselves and tell their story. So if you are an entrepreneur, a serial entrepreneur, or even an aspiring entrepreneur, we'd like to hear from you.

Today's Entrepreneur is Thiago Sindra, founder of Timezpot.

According to his VEQ Thiago is a thought Leader and is good at project development and team motivation.

You are a(n):

Name companies you've founded or co-founded:

Name startups you worked for:

If you are an entrepreneur, why?
I can't change the whole world, but I believe I can do my part to help it getting a little better.

List your favorite startups:
Twitter, Zynga, Square

What's most frustrating and rewarding about entrepreneurship/innovation?
The most rewarding is to have a great idea different of all existent and that can be very usefull for people's lives. The most frustrating I believe it would be when someone takes your idea and try to exactly copy it for money only.

What's the No. 1 mistake entrepreneurs make?
To think that they're the only ones having a good idea in the world and everybody will love it, and then get emotionally involved with it more than the reason allows.

What are the top three lessons you've learned as an entrepreneur?
Try at most to learn from the others' mistakes. If it's not possible, at least give a few steps and try to learn by your own mistakes.

Related companies, investors and entrepreneurs

Timezpot, Inc.
Description: Timezpot, Inc. is passionate about creating the world's most powerful tools for capturing, preserving, and sharing history; this includes...
Thiago Sindra
Founder and CEO,
Timezpot, Inc.
Bio: Thiago Sindra is Brazilian born entrepreneur, co-founder, and the CEO of Timezpot. Thiago currently lives in the United States and has at...

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