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Entrepreneurship is Merit Based

SpaceVegetable Wrote: May 07, 2012 10:42 PM
Entrepreneurs are all about controlling their own destinies. that have no truck with people who want to nanny-regulate them like the left nor do they want the religious "morality" controlling them from the far right. They just want to make their own way in the world and succeed on their own merits.

One of the great things about working with entrepreneurs is that there isn’t any concern as to class, race, creed, sexual orientation, or politics. All an investor really cares about is an idea, the market size and the ability of the team to execute.

Entrepreneurs aren’t particularly concerned with politics unless it gets in their way. There was a big idea in last year's Excelerate Lab class, The Exchangery, which simply couldn’t get off the ground because the regulatory fence erected by insiders was far too high and expensive to climb. Sometimes mountains aren’t worth moving.

In this age where...