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Entrepreneur Journeys Book Review: Getting Started

Posted on Thursday, Jun 11th 2009

I’d like to share a bit of a terrific and detailed review of Entrepreneur Journeys that Robert Steele, a “Top 50 Reviewer” for Amazon, posted:

“[Entrepreneur Journeys] is a series of vignettes, one-third context, one-third financing, and one-third nuggets, and for the nuggets alone it is assuredly worthy of purchase and reflection.

As a long-time fan of Peter Drucker’s, and especially his focus on work as a calling and capitalism as doing well financially by doing good for the customer, I have an early note, “in the Drucker tradition.”  “That is *very* high praise.”

Of Bootstrapping: Weapon of Mass Reconstruction, Genesis Davies of the At Home Mom Blog says,

“If you are looking for inspiration, the entrepreneurs that Mitra features are fascinating.  They give a little background on themselves, so there is more information than simply the business side of it.  Each interview runs for several pages and covers a LOT of information.  This is quite valuable if you’re interested in how things are run and exactly how, with details, these people got started.  I found it quite informative.”>

The book is also mentioned by Mark Harbeke in an interesting Winning Workplaces post.

This segment is a part in the series : Entrepreneur Journeys Book Review

. A Need For Freedom
. "Bootstrapping" In Tune With The Times
. Mentor Capital, Not Venture Capital
. Getting Started
. Finding Niches Within Niches
. Starting Small, Making It Big
. Focus On The Customer
. Find The Value That's Missing
. Value Creators vs. Speculators
. "If at first you don't find funding..."
. Buck The Trend, Back Yourself
. Win Free E-Book Copy of "Entrepreneur Journeys, Volume Three"
. "We twist and turn the ideas and make them our own."
. Bootstrapping In The UK
. "Iron out the wrinkles on your entrepreneurship canvas"
. Positioning & Bootstrapping for Entrepreneurs
. Do You REALLY Have What It Takes?
. Clarify Your Story
. Bound To Lift Drooping Spirits
. Converting Experiences Into Roadmaps
. VentureWoods Reviews "Entrepreneur Journeys"
. Bootstrapping Is The Order Of The Day!
. Dorm Room View of Bootstrapping
. Discussing Entrepreneurship and Positioning
. Forget Venture Capital, Raise Mental Capital
. "Men can do what men have done."
. Entrepreneur Journeys Vol. 3 Kicks SaaS
. Learning Directly From The Masters
. Best Book I Have Read in 2009
. Niches Abound Within Niches
. A Peek At Businesses That Validate The Vertical Movement Of The Web
. Favorites From 2009
. For Entrepreneurs And More
. Trendwatchers Will Not Be Disappointed
. Power Lies Within Oneself
. A Peek At The Way The Minds Of Great Entrepreneurs Work
. If You've The Will, You Will Make The Way
. Bootstrapping Is Good!
. Zest For Creation
. Very Pertinent To The Current Economy
. We Need To Innovate Our Way Out
. Seeking Justice For Entrepreneurs
. Push Of Encouragement To Set You On The Path To Success
. Filled With Terrific And Hard-Won Insight
. Bootstrapping Can Be Successful

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