The startup scene in India is poised to grow at a massive rate and there is no doubting that. From the government sector to private firms, all are coming up with new initiatives to help grow and nurture the startup scene in the country. However on the other hand, it’s a well known fact that the startup lifestyle isn’t for everyone and not everyone is fit for running startup no matter how hard they try. From founders to early employees, everyone has a sort of distinct style of doing things and the startup bug is in their DNA.
You might remember Amitabh Bachchan’s dialogue in Namak Halaal:
I can talk English, I can walk English, I can laugh English, I can run English, because English is such a funny language.
In startups, something quite similar happens. These guys have their own style of talking, walking, laughing etc. – what we can call as the Entrepreneur’s Style.
Here are a few ways which will easily help you sniff out a startup founder:
When they Startup:
From 40 Hour Workweek to Working 80 Hours On Their Startup
All founders are all crazy in a way. 9-5 hours and sitting at a desk doesn’t work for them. They want do something new, something challenging and want to change the word in the process.
In the initial phase, there is no difference between day and night, no fixed working hours.