Believe In Something Bigger Than Yourself

Title: Believe In Something Bigger Than Yourself
Date: 2011-11-02
Speaker: Marten Mickos (Eucalyptus)
Link: Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders
 
Entrepreneurialism is essentially a belief system.
You must believe something that is bigger than yourself.
You must have an unwavering belief that there is something you can do that nobody else can do and that if you do it the world will be a better place.
The one who is the biggest asset can the next day be the biggest liability.You must believe in yourself.
You must always have somebody that believes in you.
Books today are available to anybody and everybody.
You need to decide how you receive advice.
If you are a disrupter you must play a bold and fun game with the big guys.
The one who is the biggest asset can the next day be the biggest liability.
Company culture is what drives and defines a business.
A strategy without a culture is meaningless.
When you show openness to (your employees) they respond favorably.
People have a tendency to believe in authority.
When you work from home the only way to communicate is through productivity.
Not all people like working from home.
Decisions must be documented and distributed to everyone.
Human beings look for structure.
Open source is by far the best way to develop software. You will develop better software and faster.
If nobody is against you then you’re not really popular.