100 Great Businesses and the Minds Behind Them by Emily Ross. Success. Elizabeth Gilbert: Success, failure and the drive to keep creating. 33 Entrepreneurs Share Their Biggest Lessons Learned from Failure. A successful career is like a rollercoaster with many ups and downs, whether you’re an employee or an entrepreneur.
Understanding how to maintain your success and move past your failures can help you lead a more productive and fulfilling career. To help provide some insight on how to navigate a career you’re proud of, I’ve asked 33 tech entrepreneurs to share some of their biggest lessons learned from their own failures. 1. Why Resilience Is the Key Ingredient for Successful Entrepreneurship. To be an entrepreneur requires a special combination of boldness and humility.
It’s a beautiful thing to say that you are going to build something that the world needs, but that, you believe, none of the billions of people who have gone before you or live beside you now has ever seen or achieved. To get there, though, requires the humility to confront a hundred small errors every week. The path to success is forged via a thousand small adjustments, each one possible only because the entrepreneur has their eyes and ears wide open and is able to adjust -- time after time -- to all the failures before them.
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