Find success as an entrepreneur the way Metallica has done for, yes, three-plus decades.
Some entrepreneurs try to replicate the magic of today’s blockbuster companies. They shouldn’t: Those companies are built on an extremely shaky business model, or no model at all.
The middle class is withering away and financing is difficult to secure. But that doesn’t mean entrepreneurs should abandon their dreams and stick to safer routes.
When money gets tight, find solutions that don’t cost jobs.
Take stock of whether your startup is innovating incrementally or is being boxed in by an unripe market.