Entrepreneurs are ambitious problem solvers. In fact, they’re becoming so effective at what they do, incumbent firms have no choice but to stand up and pay attention — lest an energetic, insurgent start-up take too big a piece of the pie.
A critical shift in mindset is at the heart of this success. Today’s entrepreneurs are de-emphasizing experience and expertise in favor of pursuing raw opportunity. Conditions are rapidly changing, and almost every facet of life is growing more complex.