Being an entrepreneur can mean different things for many people. At its core, an entrepreneur creates something out of an idea that eventually surpasses its original vision. There isn't a specific catch-all formula, but there are common denominators essential to a business’s success. For instance, you cannot grow your business to its full potential without innovation. Sustainability and scalability are also crucial factors.
In this episode, Tim talks to Patrick Bryant, a serial entrepreneur and the CEO of CODE/+/TRUST. He talks about his background and how his passion for startups has turned into a lifelong career. Patrick also discusses the importance of knowing your skills to start your company and achieve great things with your team.
Don’t miss this episode if you want to elevate your skills in digital entrepreneurship.
Patrick Bryant is an entrepreneur and leader of startups. He is the CEO and partner in CODE/+/TRUST, a software development company with offices in Charleston, SC, and Washington, DC. He is also the founder and lead mentor in The Harbor Entrepreneur Center, a non-profit organization that helps entrepreneurs enhance their skills and start their companies.
If you'd like to reach out to Patrick, you can connect with him on LinkedIn.
[05:14] “I believe that entrepreneurship is the number one change agent in the world. And I think that that can happen as fluidly as it does in enterprise.” - Click Here To Tweet This
[22:48] “[Programming] to me is a big short circuit right now for young people, they can really get into a career that’s important in changing the world in good ways and have a lot of headroom for them to go on and do other things.” - Click Here To Tweet This
[31:30] “Ideas are important and the business model is important and where you’re going and the innovation and the perfectibility of the innovation — all those things are important too. But I put them after people because really good people will find the innovation. Really good entrepreneurs know how to scale anything.” - Click Here To Tweet This
[33:48] “Good quality entrepreneurs have the ability to see vision that other people can’t see. And that they have faith in themselves and the people they’ve surrounded themselves with to go and run forward on that idea.” - Click Here To Tweet This
[57:03] “I could not be where I am without that start. So I just try to get people to get going and start where they can start, and find success there and move their way to the next level.” - Click Here To Tweet This
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