November 20, 2014

Startup CEO reading for 11.23.2014

The Real Key to Customer Loyalty and Retention - Stephen Lynch,

Why Bother with a Board of Directors? Dave Berkus (Board of Directors, not advisors)

Lean Startup Good Reads - Lean Startup Circle, Tristan Kromer

The Art of the Kickstart - because you don't have to give up equity or pay it back!

All progress is based upon a universal innate desire
on the part of every organism
to live beyond its income.
Samuel Butler

When we are unable to find tranquility within ourselves,
it is useless to seek it elsewhere.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld

While we pursue happiness
we flee from contentment.
Hasidic proverb

When a man is willing and eager,
the gods join in.

I've had the privilege to be around some of the most successful people on the face of the earth, the best in the world at what they do.  The one common denominator is hunger. So I can't create that.  but I can unleash it in people.  I can trigger it.
Tony Robbins, Fortune Magazine interview, Nov. 17, 2014 issue