Every startup thinks their story is remarkable. You’re lucky when journalists agree. Between 2009 and 2010 Apple gobbled up 14.1 percent of technology news headlines, according to the Pew Center for Excellence in Journalism. Google was a close second with 11.4 percent, of headlines, roughly equivalent to the combined tally of Facebook and Twitter in [...]
Facebook’s success has created a reality distortion field that gives startups delusions of grandeur. Entrepreneurs can change the world, but they don’t need one billion users to do it.
Each year nearly 500,000 new businesses are started in the U.S. Perhaps one of them is yours. While it’s tempting to think of business as a stodgy and formal affair, nothing could be further from the truth. Entrepreneurship is about solving problems. At the end of the day it’s not about companies, products or features. It [...]