Do Something You Love

Title: Do Something You Love
Date: 2014-05-21
Speaker: Leah Busque (TaskRabbit)
Link: Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders
 
You have to be so passionate and love what you're doing every day because there are so many ups and downs and crazy things that you have to learn and do.It all comes down to execution.
Never be afraid of somebody stealing your idea. There is so much value in sharing your idea with as many people as possible, getting feedback early on, and then developing it from there.
If you can be open to feedback and connecting with people you never know where that is going to take you.
Create a network around you of mentors and collaborators.
Find the right people that are fun to work with, smarter than you, and can take the concept to another level.
Find people that are as passionate about the idea as you are,
You have to be so passionate and love what you’re doing every day because there are so many ups and downs and crazy things that you have to learn and do.
Startups aren’t glamorous at all. It is just grueling. But if you’re passionate about what you do it makes it worth it.
Every country has different labor laws.
Early on focus on what are the key metrics–not necessarily how good they look.