aka fortune favors the bold

I usually write a blog post at the end of the year, summarizing challenges, experiences, achievements and making projections for the next year. I didn’t follow this tradition in the last turn of the ‘special’ 2020 and instead I decided to write a short story…

In crisis situations, such as financial recessions, people often refer to the stereotype “crisis creates opportunities”. This is not the case with Covid-19, unless your enterprise is producing sanitizers or masks, or you can develop the vaccine by September. We are all subjects in the biggest medical-, social-, and financial-experiment…

Inspired by a course I was lecturing this week, I came across books that I have read some years ago. Books that will always be valid around entrepreneurship & startups that reminded me the importance of timing and the key parameters that should be considered by all startups. Digging more…

It is in our nature to compare situations with our experiences from other fields. I see myself doing this often by comparing business with sports, especially when thinking or lecturing about startups.

What it the common denominator for setting up a startup and running it in its first phase? You…

I have to admit that my scientific papers at the end of 90s and beginning of the 2000 had many more mathematical equations, simulations, diagrams, etc. I also recognize a similar pattern in many journal papers I review or cite. For conference proceedings, I don’t need to mention a lot…

Sofoklis Kyriazakos

Married, father of 2 sons, Entrepreneur, Innovator, Associate Professor, iSprinter. Blogging about technology, innovation & startups.

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