Disrupting Japan #124: What They Never Teach You in Language School www.disruptingjapan.com

posted by  banzaitokyo | 1 week, 2 days ago

Twenty years ago, we all thought that starting a startup required a special and rare kind of talent. It was something you either had or you didn’t. Today, founding and running a startup is considered more of a learnable skill. It has its own best practices, industry standards, and common knowledge.

And, in both startups and enterprises, I find it refreshing to talk to people who have succeeded by going against those industry standards.