Passion-Filled Motivation for Start up Founders

Book summary – The power of habits

9 Jan , 2017  

The power of habits book summary

Author Description Charles Duhigg, born in 1974, is an American journalist and non-fiction author. He is a reporter for The New York Times and the author of two books on habits and productivity. Book summary This book includes some relevant examples that explain why habits are part of our daily life and they can be changed. I […]

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Listen and ask questions – Jacqueline Novogratz

12 Dec , 2016  

listen and ask questions - Jacqueline Novogratz

Quote “Listening is not only about waiting, but it’s also learning how to better ask questions.”- Jacqueline Novogratz Interpretation Most people think that in a meeting, we should speak and share our thoughts. Even worst, some people think that if you do not speak, they believe that you are absent or shy. On the other hand, others […]

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Why most startups fail?

4 Dec , 2016  

Why most startups fail?

There are over 100 reasons why startups fail. Here are just the most common mistakes that most people makes when starting a business. This includes examples of failure I hear all the time, other studies or simply personal experiences. In fact, this is probably what I have done the best so far, making all the […]

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Top 5 free Udacity courses to build a web-based startup

27 Nov , 2016  

Top 5 free Udacity courses to build a web-based startup

Why only selecting Udacity courses? Considering my passion for web development, I have always browsed for courses that could improve my knowledge in web development. I have been following Udacity courses for now over 3 years. Recently they have included a few business course that really helped me to understand the steps toward running a […]

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Good to Great – Book Summary

20 Nov , 2016  

Good to Great book summary

Will this book help you in your entrepreneurial journey? Why Read This Book? You are wondering why some companies make huge progress while other just stay good and never growth to become great. Here is the best explanation I have seen from the lecturer Jim Collins, who explains how some companies made the changes necessary […]

Biggest Motivation – Richard Branson

9 Nov , 2016  

biggest motivation - Richard Branson

Quote – Biggest Motivation “My biggest motivation? Just to keep challenging myself. I see life almost like one long University education that I never had — every day I’m learning something new.” – Richard Branson Interpretation What most people think Most people study after high school aiming to get a degree in order to get […]

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Top 5 Subreddits for entrepreneurs

24 Oct , 2016  

Top 5 sureddits for entrepreneurs

What is Reddit and how to use it efficiently? Reddit welcome communities from different interest to chat and help each other around different topics. Reddit’s  members can submit content, such as text posts or direct links. Other members can comment, upvote or downvote your content. Warning: do not expect to visit Reddit and post your […]

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How to win friends and influence people – Book Summary

18 Oct , 2016  

how to win friends and influence people

Author Background Dale Carnegie was born the 24th of November 1888 and died the 1st November 1955. He was an American writer and lecturer. Moreover, he became famous providing courses in self-improvement, public speaking, interpersonal skills, salesmanship and corporate training. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dale_Carnegie Book Summary – How to Win Friends and Influence People How to win friends and influence people is a […]

Richard Branson – Take the opportunity

28 Sep , 2016  

take the opportunity

Quote “If somebody offers you an amazing opportunity but you are not sure you can do it, say yes – then learn how to do it later!” – Richard Branson Interpretation Often time, people fear to take an amazing opportunity. They believe that by taking a new opportunity, they are taking more risks. Moreover, there […]

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The 7 Habits of Effective People – Stephen R Covey

18 Sep , 2016  

The 7 habits of effective people

Author Background Stephen Richards Covey was an American educator, author, businessman, and keynote speaker. He wrote First Things First, The 8th Habit and of course The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.  Book Description – The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People   This book describes 7 habits that people should follow in order to become more […]

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The DNA of an Entrepreneur – Patrick Bet-David

3 Sep , 2016  

The DNA of an Entrepreneur – Patrick Bet-David

About the Speaker: Patrick Bet-David is an American entrepreneur and financial adviser. He created PHP Agency, which stands for People Helping People. He is currently really active on social media and provides lots of content on how to become an entrepreneur. You can visit his website here: http://www.patrickbetdavid.com/ The DNA of an entrepreneur – Video Summary Facts in […]

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“Equity Crowdfunding” Coming Soon!

31 Aug , 2016  

equity crowdfunding book interview

This is a summary of an interview with Nathan Rose, discussing the launch of his first book: Equity Crowdfunding: The complete Guide For Startups And Growing Companies Author Background Nathan Rose is a ‘digital nomad’ which means that he own a business and travels the world. At the time we were talking, he was in Germany. He explained […]