No.1 mistake: When they try to do everything themselves
They will often live unstable lives. But as they courageously take risks, they'll make several mistakes which become valuable lessons for the rest of us.
They have their ups and downs. But at the end of the day, these creative daredevils are the ones who are changing the world.
Within our community you will find a number of talented innovators. We've just created new profiles for our Vator members to share their story. So if you are a first-time, serial, or even an aspiring entrepreneur, we'd like to hear from you.
I Am: An Entrepreneur
I want to change the world.
Frustrating: battling the unknown unknowns
Rewarding: seeing other people using the stuff we make
Trying to do everything themselves. Delegate.
1. Choose your team wisely
2. Release your product to your customers uncomfortably early
3. The playing field is actually level, there are no advantages. Go win.
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Joined Vator onCEO at BuildingLayer. Past at GE/Toyota/KSTC. Used to race solar-powered cars. Got into Stanford MBA, but chose startup path. I love assembling teams of smart people to solve hard problems.