Entrepreneurship

Posts related to entrepreneurship and the requirements of entrepreneurs

Stökkpallurinn II

Stokkpallurinn, is a business scaling competition sponsored by Vodafone Iceland and Startup Iceland. Read more for instructions on how to apply.

The Socratic paradox

How Socrates Can Help Your Startup

Socratic method can help startups learn more about the assumption of the startup. Pushback by others should force entrepreneurs to refine the business model

A Wake for QuizUp

A wake for Quizup, a successful startup from Iceland, had 80m downloads, raised over $40m in Venture Capital, employed over 100 people and then suddenly died

Brutal honesty delivered kindly

Giving feedback is an important leadership skill for founders. Learn to give feedback with brutal honesty but deliver it kindly and gently. You see we are all big kids.

Startup Economics 101

The curious task of economics is to demonstrate to men how little they really know about what they imagine they …

The Art of Learning

As Startup Iceland is fast approaching. I usually get the butterflies in my stomach, hair raising in the back of …

Investor Relations

We have a guest blog by Danielle Pamela Neben. Danielle is on the Board of Directors at Landsbanki and brings …

Becoming a Mindful Founder

“Your beliefs become your thoughts, Your thoughts become your words, Your words become your actions, Your actions become your habits, …

Scaling a business

Launching a competition for the first time in Iceland on scaling a business – #Stökkpallurinn #StartupIceland #Vodafone

Accelerating Iceland

In a few short years we have changed the hearts and mind of everyone in Iceland about startups and entrepreneurship. The next phase of Startup Iceland is to ask the question how do we scale global companies from Iceland

Meta Learning

Entrepreneurship, Startup founding and investing in Startups is the best way to inject yourself with a steroid for meta-learning and …