Today's Entrepreneur

1528

Today's Entrepreneur: Jason Kulpa

No. 1 mistake: Not knowing when to pivot from the original plan

Innovation series by Kristin Karaoglu
March 2, 2012 | Comments
Short URL: http://vator.tv/n/24bd

Today's Entrepreneur is Jason Kulpa, CEO, Underground Elephant. According to his VEQ Jason is a thought leader and is good at negotiation and team motivation.

Vator’s community is the home to entrepreneurs who embrace their passion and follow their dreams. Our 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.

I am a(n):
Entrepreneur

Companies I've founded or co-founded:
Underground Elephant

If you are an entrepreneur, why?
I want to change the world.

My favorite startups:
Facebook

What's most frustrating and rewarding about entrepreneurship/innovation?
The most rewarding part about building companies is watching the collaboration between employees. It is like a symphony and I can hear it in my soul.

What's the No. 1 mistake entrepreneurs make?
The biggest mistake is not knowing when to pivot from the original plan. Its good to have a vision, but the route to where you want to go can change often.

What are the top three lessons you've learned as an entrepreneur?
Surround yourself with the right team.
Learn how to align everyone's interests.
Declare victory when applicable.

(Want to be profiled? Just fill out your Vator profile and we'll find you! Or you can email [email protected])


Related companies, investors and entrepreneurs

Default
Underground Elephant
Startup/Business
Description: Underground Elephant is a leading online marketing and lead generation company headquartered in San Diego, Calif. that is completely boot...

Related news


blog comments powered by Disqus

Featured Stories

Other episodes of this series

Today's Entrepreneur: Sinead Mac Manus

13148

Today's Entrepreneur

by Kristin Karaoglu
No. 1 mistake: Thinking they are right

Today's Entrepreneur: Victoria Hu

12954

Today's Entrepreneur

by Kristin Karaoglu
No. 1 mistake: Sticking too adamantly to an idea

Today's Entrepreneur: Ajay Kapur

12934

Today's Entrepreneur

by Kristin Karaoglu
No. 1 mistake: Lack of resolve around their vision

Today's Entrepreneur: Adi Goradia

12273

Today's Entrepreneur

by Kristin Karaoglu
No. 1 mistake: To run out of runway

Today's Entrepreneur: Barry Vial

12251

Today's Entrepreneur

by Kristin Karaoglu
Obvious passion and knowledge, carefully presented, will draw the listener in