honesty

Brutally Honest Feedback from the Heart

Brutally Honest Feedback from the Heart

I just read a post from Brad Feld called Brutal Honesty Delivered Kindly. It’s one of my favorite posts I’ve read in a while because it discusses the difficulties with always being honest, transparent and authentic.

When we started Firehawk Creative a year ago, we made a conscious decision that honesty was going to be one of the 4 main pillars of the company (the others being passion, expertise and collaboration). As I look back on the first year, it is honesty that I am most proud of.

Burn Your Ideas to the Ground

Burn Your Ideas to the Ground

One of the worst mistakes that an entrepreneur can make also happens to be the one that is the easiest to make. It doesn’t matter if you’re working on your first company or your seventh startup. Even if you are aware of this pitfall, you might fall victim to its trap. So what is the mightiest of startup perils?

When you become too attached to your idea, you only see what you want to see.

What is Firehawk Creative?

What is Firehawk Creative?

Firehawk Creative is a development partner that works with carefully selected, early stage startups and entrepreneurs to bring their ideas to life. Our development process is carefully constructed to transform an idea through wireframes and storyboards to a fully functioning and polished product. We completely focus our resources to one product at a time to ensure that we are providing our partners with the ultimate experience.

Sharing one of my biggest secrets

Sharing one of my biggest secrets

But there is one thing, one little secret in my life, that I almost never share with anyone. I’ve dated women for months who don’t know this about me, mainly because I felt it was something irrelevant from my past and something that represented a particularly difficult time for me.

And then a question on Quora got me to spill my guts to the world. So without further ado, here is my answer republished from Quora about the biggest secret of my past…