VIDEO: What Does Success Look Like? - Episode 2.2

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What does a successful entrepreneur look like? That's a pretty good question that shouldn't have an answer, but it does. There are two prototypes, the VC wannabe and the dorm room hoodie. And it's all dudes. And all of that needs to change.

But what about the rest of us? Do we entrepreneurs dress a certain way to stand out? Definitely. You need to cultivate your own look. It helps make people remember you. And the opposite, dressing for success, that doesn't help one iota. That's one of the things I love about startup. The ability to stand out or be contrarian helps you more often than it hurts you.

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Justin Miller, co-founder of WedPics, talks about his journey from the most corporate of corporate cubicles, getting into startup, and then fail until he dominated. Made some mistakes along the way, and you can get some lessons out of those.

One more topic I threw in there: How much does charm play into being an entrepreneur? That's a frank question and it brought about an honest discussion.

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