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The Roller Coaster Ride
of Entrepreneurship
Cory Miller
@corymiller303
Hardest job I’ve had.
Wimps need not apply.


                  @corymiller303
No such thing as
an overnight success.


                   @corymiller303
What are your life goals?
Is a startup the best way to achieve them?




                             @corymiller303
Significant others can be a
life jacket or cement shoes.


                    @corymiller303
Startups are like babies ...
they throw up & poop on you.


                     @corymiller303
Passion without profit
is called a hobby.


                   @corymiller303
Don’t apologize for
making money. Ever.


                  @corymiller303
If at all possible ...

Bootstrap it on your own
time, talent, treasure.


                         @corymiller303
Have a compelling vision
to change the world.


                   @corymiller303
Startups are experiments
to beta test.


                   @corymiller303
Start building an
email list yesterday.


                        @corymiller303
Ignore the noise.
(Stupid people don’t matter anyway.)



                          @corymiller303
Be nice, generous & helpful
... to everyone.


                   @corymiller303
Ideas suck. Action rocks.



                   @corymiller303
Perfectionism is evil.



                     @corymiller303
Mind the cash flow.



                     @corymiller303
Get a kitchen cabinet.



                   @corymiller303
“If you want to go fast, go
alone. If you want to go far,
go together.” -African proverb


                      @corymiller303
Get in.
Buckle up.
Hold on.
But enjoy the ride.


                      @corymiller303

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