I talk with Ernest Shahbazian, a management consultant who moonlights as a YouTube travel influencer providing destination reviews, points and miles tutorials, and travel gear reviews.
It’s when you take that leave of absence or quit your job to focus on the startup full-time that it becomes real. – Roger Lee, president at PaperG
“The beauty of entertainment is that you’re helping people have fun during their day.” – Sheila Marikar, ABCNews.com
“I think one of the biggest keys to transitioning is just talking to mentors who have been there before.” – Amy Montalvo, ONEPASS Productions
Paul Graham was like, “This could be the Altair Basic.” – Jason Shen, Ridejoy
“In a startup, there are many situations where you just don’t know what you’re supposed to do because you’ve never seen it before. But it’s also really exciting because you get experience you may never get in a traditional job.” – Kevin Yang, EAT Club