Just Because You Went to Yale doesn’t Mean You Get to Be an Entrepreneur

Posted by | June 01, 2014 | Uncategorized | 2 Comments

It’s a very attractive time to become an entrepreneur, so people assume a lot of things and decide that just because they’re coming from the Ivy League they’re qualified.

They’re not. It’s Hard.

  • Lucifer999

    Many at Yale have easier access to capital than those not at Yale–or they wouldn’t be at Yale. It might not make them better entrepreneurs, but it’s easier for a good percentage of Yale students to raise that initial ‘friends and family’ round. Right?

  • http://growingforward.net Scott Asai

    Yup, it’s a very different skill set. One you can’t learn from school, you just have to do it, make mistakes and move forward.

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