Winning entrepreneurs need more than the ability to confront hard things and run lean; they need grit.
Startup entrepreneurs face countless challenges to “thread the needle”—to hit the sweet spot to bring the right product to the right market at the right time. This is not about luck.
To bring the right product to the right market at the right time, startup entrepreneurs need to get hard, lean, and gritty
Ampersand’s work over 30 years isolated four necessary elements to compel organizations to change: Angst + Vision + Belief + Plan. Together they must exceed the cost of Change. Do the math. AVBP works.
Boost your Return on Innovation: demonstrate the value of growth by design.
Survival as individuals made us a selfish beast. We wake and think of ourselves first, others second. Inbred narcissism plagues our relationships. But we can overcome our nature. Learn to put your customer first.
The future is already here. Welcome to the age of data, the eon of aeon.
He who disdains the fall in infant mortality and the gradual disappearance of famines and plagues may cast the first stone upon the materialism of the economists.
~ Ludwig von Mises
From time immemorial, our forbears lived under the boot of another. A monarch, a chieftain, a sheik. All overlords take power by force, and impose authority by violence. Might makes wrong. #TimesUp!
Humanity harnessed nature to elevate our condition and prepare for the fourth wave.