Entrepreneurship is rugby

I studied entrepreneurship in college because the only thing I’ve ever wanted to do is start a businesses. Some disruptions happen by accident, some are inevitable- but I wanted to reshape an industry with intention.

I’ll admit it was (and still is) a lofty goal, but with the rise of PayPal, Uber, Airbnb and the like- it didn’t seem impossible. Make no mistake- every professor I had and every advisor I spoke with talked ad nauseam about the high startup failure rate, how hard it is to get traction, and how little funding is available for first time founders. One thing that was never…