The 5 Rules for Silicon Valley Success That Can Work AnywherePosted: July 29, 2013
Victor’s Latest piece for Entrepreneur
It doesn’t matter where you are or what kind of business you’re starting, you can learn to be a better entrepreneur by looking at what makes Silicon Valley tick. Even if you own a small neighborhood business, the ability to innovate, adapt and grow is crucial to keeping your company alive. What looks like a sustainable business one day can quickly become obsolete the next. I’ve seen this happen too many times over the years.
How do entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley adapt? By staying flexible. That flexibility is maintained through a set of unwritten rules about how people interact with one another. These rules form an invisible social contract that supports entrepreneurs as they innovate and adjust to the ever-changing marketplace.