Parenthood can teach you a lot about startups and empathy.
Categories Running Your Business
After starting up, there’s only one thing to do: figure out how to run your business (instead of letting IT run you).
Running a business is a lot more complicated than it looks. From navigating legal issues (like vendor contracts and trademarks) to finding inexpensive office space and managing double-digit startup growth, even serial entrepreneurs find running a business day-to-day challenging. But you can become a master of operations with a little help from other entrepreneurs who are in the trenches with you, right now.
It can be scary to bring up the bad stuff when pitching to an investor or trying to sell your business — but doing it the right way shows respect and new opportunities.
In business and romantic relationships, similar rules apply.
You know the type.