Category: Inspiration

  • Enthusiasm

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    None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm. Henry David Thoreau This quote is a subtle reminder of the power of enthusiasm. The ability to motivate team members, investors, early evangelists, etc. depends to a large extent on the natural enthusiasm (not the faked type) that founders radiate. It is therefore one of…

  • Experiment

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    “What good is an idea if it remains an idea? Try. Experiment. Iterate. Fail. Try again. Change the world.” – Simon Sinek As a strong believer and practitioner of the lean startup and validation principles I’m currently in a phase where I’m validating a number of ideas. Some are easy to validate, some take more…

  • Motivational Monday – Rise and Shine

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    It requires discipline to achieve your dreams. To get up every morning, kick into gear and execute on your daily grind. You win your day when the alarm clock goes off and that’s especially hard on Monday. But you made it today and to keep you motivated to do it again the rest of this…

  • Motivational Monday – A different perspective

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    What better way to kick off the Motivational Monday series on this blog with this beautifully crafted video with a message to entrepreneurs with a different perspective. It is like they say: “relentless optimism is what moves the world forward”. Another week so keep seeing things differently! Broos

  • Do it

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    “The most effective way to do it, is to do it.” – Amelia Earhart The key factor to entrepreneurial success is execution. An idea is worthless without action so you have to execute on it. Thinking about starting a blog is easy, starting a blog is hard. You expose yourself so it takes courage. But…