Why Startups ARE For Everyone, part 2

(Part one of this series can be found here) In part 1, I talk about how the combination of how EVERYONE having something special to offer and the current technology infrastructure now enable ANYONE to build her own startup. So the question is: why isn't everyone rushing to do so? Here are 3 factors why: 1) The Information Gap The first reason is simply ignorance. We live in a society where our school systems still (by and large) marshall us and train us for the corporate and factory environment. For a typical college graduate, her primary (and chances are, only) professional concern after graduation is "to get a job." The thought of pursuing her own thing and standing … [Read more...]