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Why Life is Hard For First Time Entrepreneurs
Re: Paul A. Gompers, Josh Lerner & David S. Scharfstein
Why do some entrepreneurs hit gold, while others hit dirt? Is there a pattern to success, and if so, what is it? Business Insider has analyzed a paper by the Harvard Business School on "Performance Persistence in Entrepreneurship" and boiled it down to ten questions to try to discover the alchemist's stone of entrepreneurship.