Whether you’ve dreamed of ditching your 9 to 5 to become your own boss or you’ve never thought about being an entrepreneur, this week’s interview with Rob Wyant, co-founder and President of Yapper, will motivate you to think about starting your own business. Rob shares his experience with starting a business and building an app and offers advice to help answer this week’s question, how do I come up with a business idea?
Interview With Young Entrepreneur Rob Wyant
Rob Wyant, co-founder of the hyperlocal messaging app Yapper, joins us and provides insight into life as an entrepreneur. Hear how Rob and his partner use technology to solve a problem, what it takes to start a business, and what keeps Rob motivated.
Question of the Week: Developing a Business Idea
For all you aspiring entrepreneurs, this week’s question is how do I come up with a business idea? We offer some suggestions and discuss the processes we’ve used.
- During the interview, Rob referenced the lean startup approach addressed in the book The Lean Startup: How Today’s Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses, which is definitely on my wish list.
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