English headline news from SINA.com

ynet - Updates for RSS

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

A Few Surprises on Which Entrepreneurs Succeed

A Few Surprises on Which Entrepreneurs Succeed: "ey surveyed 549 successful company founders across a variety of industries, and gathered their views on success and failure factors. Many are predictable, all were interesting, and a few even surprised me:

Stick with the business area you know. We all have a tendency to think that the grass is greener on the other side of the fence, but 96% of these founders ranked prior work experience in their business area as an extremely important or important success factor.
It’s the learning – not success or failure – that makes the difference. Successful founders try and try again. 88% attributed their success to prior successes; 78% attributed success to prior failures."

No comments:

Post a Comment

Please only post comments that have some either direct or even indirect relevance to the given post.
Blatant spamming or other methods will be deleted and require publisher of this blog to issue tighter comment controls.