Who likes asking for money? When it comes to entrepreneurship, requesting funding may be the hardest part. Common mistakes made when seeking venture capital create even more discomfort. This piece from CNBC defines those mistakes and explains how to avoid them.
According to a New York Times article, those who follow an entrepreneurial path were often troublemakers in their youth. The article is in response to “scandal-ridden entrepreneurs” like Martin Shkreli, a pharmaceutical company founder recently convicted of fraud and awaiting sentencing. Shkreli, it seems, often skipped high school classes to strum on his guitar or play chess. He is not the only one to take this path, according to the article.
The Times sites research by two economists to suggest that entrepreneurs “…are also more likely than others to […]