lead: first, ‘and Fort Blakely experience examples tell us that innovation is not only derived from science, technology or medicine tall on the field.
Forster fort that does not require much higher technology innovation. Successful innovations can stem from improvements in daily necessities to make life easier, enjoyable, convenient, and cheaper.
The young inventor Jack
it’s exciting to be an entrepreneur. I have a friend who does traditional business. It took me three years to start a real client. The first year, you are very enthusiastic, very energetic, you don’t want to listen to the views of the family, your friends will tell you that although we all feel that you are crazy, but I think you know what you are doing, this is perhaps a little possible. Third years, you begin to see the light outside the tunnel, instead of a train to take you over, things started to go smoothly.
Jack · created Pivot Power ‘; flexible multi Jack power board
Sara · no trace of simple idea — > Blakely under your jacket to wear.
maybe a year ago, a group of partners together to discuss the function, efforts to promote, listen to user feedback, were reported in the media, and the supplier to the customer, to discuss cooperation proposals, with angel investors, almost what things are fresh. But in second years, the sense of excitement faded away and replaced the cruel reality. We often choose route quarrel blush, to bear the economic pressure from partners to go back to work, impatient shareholders began to become tough, not willing to venture capital investment, relatives and friends are trying to persuade you to give up, even.
no, it’s not a movie plot, it’s definitely not a special case. You can read a lot of so-called "success" business story, regardless of what is different from the beginning, behind must have a common plot, that is the "second years" of course not really is a year, some people may be three months, some people may be three years.
regardless of whether you really understand the significance of angel, entrepreneurs in the "second years" do you really need, and how to help them not only through it, and inspire the greatest creativity, productivity from, before actually find a viable business model, talk about investment, innovation, all in vain.
second years, the middle of the year, is the most difficult. The whole world is against you, and even the one who loves you doesn’t support you. No customer wants to buy your product, but you still have to pay employees regularly. Everyone begins to question you, and even you begin to question yourself.
New York livonie Honeyhill farm farmer Fred · foster have high enthusiasm for garlic fort. What he loves is more than garlic. He emphasizes the quality of the food, especially the hard stalk crops.
since 1978 to become a farmer, he knew that he planted garlic fort is special, but meager profits. For a small start-up farmer, garlic cultivation is time-consuming and laborious work, unless he is lucky enough to find someone willing to help him to complete the heavy work. He thought there would be a better way.
Fred · foster Fort garlic story
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if you are an entrepreneur, remember, a daughter is hard to buy.
· Sara: no trace; Blakely
· Pivot Power ‘created a flexible multi Jack power board. The concept of ‘generation in high school, in 2010, has become the college students’ creative products to the electricity supplier company Quirky sponsorship, Quirky itself is a start-up, the purpose is to help the new products to the market. ‘simple and novel method solves the problem of small operators will have to line into the awkward space allocation problem of different power sources.
Abstract: second years, the middle of the year, is the most difficult. The whole world is against you, and even the one who loves you doesn’t support you. No customer wants to buy your product, but you still have to pay employees regularly. Everyone begins to question you, and even you begin to question yourself.
2011, Danfoss fort has developed a platform for planting garlic tractor drag. This platform can increase efficiency by five times, reduce labor costs, and eliminate the negative effects on the author. On the basis of this prototype, and in agricultural research institutions, foster the improvement of Fort platform, to ensure that it can perform other tasks, and hope that other food growers can be applied in their own fields.
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, the story of the three founders, tells us that innovation does not come from the fields of science, technology, or medicine. A small idea can turn into a successful new product.
yes, that’s why I say, "enthusiasm is useless. You need determination. That’s the second year.". 99% of entrepreneurs are usually not murdered, but rather killed themselves, and there are more than half of them because they can not sustain the pain of the second years. When you back against the wall, leaving a number of bank deposits, owes a large credit card debt, family and friends are in doubt you can stick to it, such a harsh environment continue to try, until you find a business model, it is determined.