Acceleration Through Community

Title: Acceleration Through Community

Date: 2014-03-05

Speaker: Cameron Teitelman, Joseph Huang, Milt McColl, Smita Saxena, Tina Seelig (StartX)

Link: Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders


When you’re building a company you need to learn a lot of practical things.

By mentoring you learn so much.StartX is a really good filter for the kinds of people you want to be working with and that can help elevate your business down the line.

Motivation and passion are the number one criteria.

The code is to help out your fellow co-founders.

By mentoring you learn so much.

Take the time to get to know the other founders in your session.

The most successful leverage a group around them to be even more successful.

Startup companies are roller coasters and you’re going to spend a lot more time on the downside of that roller coaster.

There has to be perseverance.

As a founder you have to be okay with taking risks and thinking of failing as learning.

Have humble confidence.