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5 essentials for being a successful entrepreneur?

5 essentials for being a successful entrepreneur?

1. determination, like, crazy relentlessness. you have to give LOTS of damns about everything.

2. humility. because everyone has great ideas, but to turn them into something you have to accept that you’ll need to convince EVERYONE to use your new app, or show them your cat photos are worth their time, and generally accept that you’re going to be failing a lot along the way. 230 more words

Alexis Ohanian

Reddit's Alexis Ohanian might be doing a TV series for CNN's sister network HLN (exclusive)

Updated (at 12:10 p.m. PST) to include statements from HLN and Ohanian.

Reddit cofounder and Y-Combinator partner Alexis Ohanian is in discussions with cable news channel HLN to do an original television series, VentureBeat has learned. 312 more words


Y Combinator alumnus, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, returns as partner

There’s a new partner at startup ranch Y Combinator.

He’s Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, who was also involved in getting travel site Hipmunk… 143 more words


Tech giants and startups split on tactics in battle for net neutrality

The good news for advocates of net neutrality is that a lot of folks in tech are on the same side: scrappy startups and mighty companies like Google share the belief that broadband providers should not be allowed to discriminate in how they deliver web traffic. 608 more words


Y Combinator Startup School NYC

I’m sitting in San Francisco International, at one of the business centres.  I am looking around my office-for-the-day and I can’t help but laugh at our (my partners and I) work schedules, which is basically round the clock and from wherever we find ourselves. 1,171 more words