I often wonder what inspires a small group of people that, for the most part, didn’t really know each other, to hang out and try to create something new.
As a leader of this beloved team, I come and go from our offices in Calgary, Canada, to other destinations and back, only to return and be completely mesmerized. I’m amazed by the diversity of our nimble team; the age, gender, experiences, backgrounds, and interests of our crew all contribute to a talented group of people. I love their brains, minds and entrepreneurial souls. There are no two of us alike and because of that debate and thinking is alive and well.
Every start-up team is unique, whether mission, values and culture… and I am continually impressed with how our team wears the badge of our cause. A cause that wasn’t always that well defined. We are not normal – normal people have jobs that take them to and from their place of work with a fairly good idea about what will make up their day.
We, on the other hand, drive our own vision, passion and commitment to creating something new; we are forging a new path together. Our team is developing a differentiated product strategy, a proven methodology and a sustainable business model. Through experience, practice and putting our theories to the test, we are breaking through. We recognize we still have a long way to go and, for the most part, our nights are still sleepless… working, thinking, worrying and, most importantly, scheming… Seguir leyendo “Why we do what we do?”