Poor people make bad decisions. It’s not conjecture, it’s science. While the goal of a disruptive startup is to make it big and cash in, reaching the ramen profitable stage is usually an accomplishment worth celebrating. There’s also dangerous notion that entrepreneurs need to be as scrappy as possible, and founders should live below the poverty line. This [...]
There needs to be a prize awarded each year for the scrappiest group of prize fighters in Startupland. A $100 gift card to Applebee’s, perhaps? Jokes aside, scrappiness is one of the most vital attributes a company can possess in today’s startup environment.