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Why Entrepreneurship & not the Placements?
Dont try if you dont have guts
Who is an Entrepreneur?
Endless list who changed the world today we see as
Someone who organizes a business venture and assumes the risk for it.
In 2010, it was estimated that Steve Jobs net worth was $8.3 billion.
He suffers from red-green colorblindness thats why Facebook is Blue !!
Binny Bansal Was rejected twice by Google & then he started his own.
Key Personal Attributes of entrepreneurs Need for Achievement Desire for Independence Self-Confidence Self-Sacrifice
Entrepreneurs are Made, Not Born!
Entrepreneurs are people that notice opportunities and take the initiative to mobilize resources to make new goods and services.
Who are Intrapreneurs? Intrapreneurs notice opportunities and take initiative to mobilize resources, however they work in large companies and contribute to the innovation of the firm.
We all want to be Intrapreneur but no one want to be an Entrepreneur. Why ??
Few Reasons, I tried to find Family Pressure Financial security of future Lack of Guidance & Mentorship Low confidence Less sacrifice tendency Reluctance to take responsibility And a lot more..
both brilliant + both contributed so much to science Tesla died broke Edison died rich
and what of those with better ideas but without resources who werent heard at all?
So say no to Placements if you have an idea that can make human life better. Yeah I am Damn serious!!! Let me show you some stats and youll start believing me -
In companies with less than 50 employees, 44% were satisfied. In companies with 50-999 employees, 31% are satisfied. Business with more than 1000, only 28% are satisfied. Employee Satisfaction Figures - Employee Satisfaction 28 31 44 0 10 20 30 40 50 less than 50 50-999 1000+ Number of Employees SatisfactionPercentage less than 50 50-999 1000+
Some Advice for Entrepreneurs: This is the part where I get seriously unpopular.
Hey CEOs! Your ONLY job is to keep the company going until you find product/market fit. Your ONLY job.* * Okay, that AND 10 gabillion other things. But this is the most important.
the key to #winning: find your product/market fit before you run out of money. #THAT. IS. ALL.
Startup founders look a LOT like themselves (and can come from ANY background). looking for patterns is the antithesis of innovative thinking.
Fact at the end youll realize: YOU build the goddamned future. The best way to predict the future is to invent it. Alan Kay 1989
a week in the life of a startup founder
three freakin hundred!!!!
And then $4 billion valuation in July 2011.
but here I am. and I cant imagine doing ANYTHING else. its an unhealthy, but beautifully necessary obsession. because without us crazy, delusional people who do this the world would be a boring, stagnant place.
Are you ready to make the ultimate sacrifice?
thank you for being crazy.
References http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Entrepreneurship http://www.forbes.com/profile/steve-jobs/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steve_jobs http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mark_Zuckerberg http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intrapreneur Google Images