So when considering a risk this year or simply executing your New Year's resolutions, keep in mind these four key points that are the staples of successful risk takers:
Arnaud Collin is the CEO of Zenfolio, the leading web platform that allows photographers to host, showcase and sell their photos online. Arnaud is a former eBay executive with a strong track record of success in product innovation, marketing, and business operations.
Mike Sharkey is the CEO and co-founder of Autopilot, the easy and visual software for automating customer journeys, where he leads a team driven to help marketers harness the power of automation and build better relationships.
Chuck Cohn founded Varsity Tutors in 2007 at Washington University in St. Louis. Varsity Tutors is a live learning platform that connects students with personalized instruction to accelerate academic achievement.
High risk, high reward.
Ed Viesturs is arguably the greatest American mountaineer that ever lived, or more accurately, lives. Ed has a reputation for being a calculated risk-taker, who refuses to compromise safety because of ambition.
In her five years managing the AppExchange team, she helped grow Salesforce's robust and innovative partner ecosystem of startups and ISVs building and selling the next-generation of enterprise apps.
Think you're a daredevil because you know how to pop a wheelie off the curb? Well, sad to say it, sucker: You're nothing
7. Just Start If you have an idea for a business, truly believe it will succeed, and are willing to push yourself harder
Discomfort plays an important role in taking that first leap into the unknown. For the last year we have been talking about the idea of starting a custom corset and lingerie company together.