Friday, May 29, 2015

Entrepreneurs are all about Staying the Course

Steve Jobs said, “I'm convinced that about half of what separates successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance.”

The entrepreneur is one who stays the course even when it is hard. They keep going despite setbacks. They willingly embark upon what Joseph Campbell called, “The Hero’s Journey.” Difficult and fraught with danger and uncertainty. But always worth it in the end.

How is your entrepreneurial spirit showing up? Do you support start-ups that have a higher purpose beyond just making money?

To learn about Steve Job's Hero's Journey, we highly recommend the biography by Walter Isaacson, Steve Jobs