South African Lessons Continued...
at some point it may serve you to decide that
a particular project or undertaking is complete.
Seeking excellence is one thing; never finding
anything totally satisfactory is another.
It is as I have told you before:
Perfection is the obstacle of creation Neale Donald Walsh
Today I had the opportunity to be a judge at the The Innovator's Hub and Black Umbrella's Pitch Competition in South Africa. 24 entrepreneurs pitched their ideas in three minutes with 2 minutes for questions for the prize of a grant worth $100k Rand
The competition was intense, the pitches were quality, the room was packed.
I truly had fun
The Innovation Hub in Pretoria is one of the most modern facilities that I have ever seen, a futuristic type of vibe! finger print and face recognition, open green spaces, technology throughout, healthy food and promoting green! Apart from a book store and Library, this would be my version of heaven.
I was smiling all day!
Entrepreneurs take risks
They provided me with a reminder that taking a calculated risk is essential to moving forward, even if you stumble that is a forward movement.
Failing forward is a thing! A useful thing
I also met some really wonderful and interesting people
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