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Entrepreneurship Requires Gratitude

As entrepreneurs and innovators, we are blessed. We get the fun and satisfaction of bringing our ideas into reality and hopefully create the better world that we envision. However, the crowd of people who support us is really what makes all of that possible — not our magic, amazing brilliance, skill or resilience. Many of…

Your Baby is Ugly.

What was that? It’s often hard for entrepreneurs to hear that their solution is flawed or missing the mark. But the 1st iteration of any solution rarely survives entry to market and first exposure to customers without getting some bumps and bruises. It can be hard to accept that the fruits of your labor aren’t…

Jump-starting My Career with GEW

At a recent interview, I was asked to elaborate on some of the experiences listed on my resume. My interviewers were particularly interested in my time as the Student Volunteer Coordinator for Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) Penn State. I excitedly told the panel more about the internship and my GEW experience, which was ultimately what…