Feld mentioned fellow VC Jerry Colonna’s views on the importance of radical self-inquiry and how the journey can more important than the result.
“As a founder, you’re on a journey,” Feld said. “A journey, by definition, is going to have lots of things that work and lots of things that don’t. If you try to have a journey that’s a straight line between Point A and Point B you will be fundamentally unsatisfied.”
“Instead if you approach it with this notion of ‘How can I learn more about myself as I’m on this journey as an entrepreneur?’ it becomes very powerful.”
He also touched on how an entrepreneurial culture can apply in big businesses and the similarities in entrepreneur culture in the US and Australia. Watch the video above to learn more.
Felicia Trewin is Head of Strategy & Business Optimisation, Corporate & Commercial Banking, ANZ Australia