No. 1 mistake: Keeping an idea hidden away and missing out on valuable feedback
Entrepreneurs often choose the
path of innovation, without realizing the kind of lifestyle that comes with it.
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 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.
Today's entrepreneur is Aylon Steinhart, founder and CEO of CheckEt. According to his VEQ, he is good at project development, negotiating, and he is also a thought leader.
I Am: An Entrepreneur
Name companies you've founded or co-founded:
Name startups you worked for:
If you are an entrepreneur, why?
I love to grow an idea into a reality.
List your favorite startups:
Pandora, Slideshare, Digilabs Inc.
What's most frustrating and rewarding about entrepreneurship/innovation?
Starting out at square one.
What's the No. 1 mistake entrepreneurs make?
Keeping an idea hidden away and missing out on valuable feedback.
What are the top three lessons you've learned as an entrepreneur?
Be persistent, always refine, know your audience.