Eric Ries has reached celebrity status in the land of startups.
His book, The Lean Startup, is essential reading for anyone launching a new business.
In this video, he explains why he believes entrepreneurship can be learned. He also outlines why entrepreneurship is essential for the U.S. economy (and, for Australia if we’re going to get past the mining boom).
He also explains what he thinks are the metrics entrepreneurs should be paying attention to and, why job titles are utterly irrelevant in startups.
He even explains why his model of the lean startup helped Instagram pivot to its current business model.
Can entrepreneurship be taught?