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Today's Entrepreneur: Noah Tutak

No. 1 mistake: Voluntarily giving up before they fail

Innovation series by Kristin Karaoglu
October 10, 2012 | Comments
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Today's Entrepreneur is Noah Tutak, CEO of Geni. According to his VEQ, Noah is a thought leader and is good at product management and technology development.

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):

Startups I worked for:
Geni, Yammer

If you are an entrepreneur, why?
I'm bursting with ideas!

What's most frustrating and rewarding about entrepreneurship/innovation?
Having an idea in the morning and deploying it live to millions of people by the end of the day.

What's the No. 1 mistake entrepreneurs make?
Voluntarily giving up before they fail. If you give up, your chance of success is zero.

What are the top three lessons you've learned as an entrepreneur?
Patience, patience, patience.

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