Today's Entrepreneur: Eman Talei

Kristin Karaoglu · May 16, 2012 · Short URL:

No. 1 mistake: Falling in love with their idea and jumping into it without research

Today's Entrepreneur is Eman Talei, CEO of According to his VEQ Eman is good at negotiation, networking, sales management.

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):

Companies I've founded or co-founded:

If you are an entrepreneur, why?
Life is about change and challenges!

My favorite startups:
Gobble, Instagram, Mergelocal, PictureHealing

What's most frustrating and rewarding about entrepreneurship/innovation?
Balance between business and family life style.

What's the No. 1 mistake entrepreneurs make?
Falling in love with their idea and jumping into it without research, planning and a team to help build their idea.

What are the top three lessons you've learned as an entrepreneur?
Meet with as many people as possible, within and outside outside of your industry. Surround yourself with people smarter than yourself. Never stop selling yourself!

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Kristin Karaoglu

Woman of many skills: Database System Engineer; SplashX event producer; Author of Startup Teams

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