Most people have an aversion to risk, my college economics professor told me. Which means they have to be rewarded to take on that risk. The higher the risk, the higher the possible payout has to be for people to jump.
Once in a while I manage to find a good article, one I really like. Today I found it on techcrunch. Michael Arrington makes an analogy between entrepreneurs and pirates 🙂 Interesting post and nice comments also.
One more quote because I really enjoyed this one:
But at no point did I ever consider getting a “real job.” That felt like a black and white world, and I wanted technicolor.
Full article here : http://techcrunch.com/2010/10/31/are-you-a-pirate/.