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Today's Entrepreneur: Boone Bergsma

No. 1 mistake: Overthinking it

Innovation series by Kristin Karaoglu
January 4, 2013 | Comments
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Today's Entrepreneur is Boone Bergsma, CEO of WeThinkItMatters. According to his VEQ, Boone is good at product management, marketing management and networking.

(WeThinkItMatters is one of the promising startups competing to be one of the top 10 finalists to present on stage at Vator Splash SF in February. If you want to see Boonr on stage, or another startup in the competition, register here.)

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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):

Companies I've founded or co-founded:
Beef Jerky, wait..

Startups I worked for:
Kudos Community

If you are an entrepreneur, why?
To re-create a better future for everyone

My favorite startups:
WTIM, NWProdigys

What's most frustrating and rewarding about entrepreneurship/innovation?
Unbelief is the most frustrating, people limit themselves right off the start when they let their preconceived ideas block them from being open to change. Its all rewarding, even the failures bring insight and knowledge :)

What's the No. 1 mistake entrepreneurs make?
Theres only one?

What are the top three lessons you've learned as an entrepreneur?
I make lots of mistakes
I get back up again
I have faith

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