Saturday, February 6, 2016
Beacon Audiobooks Releases "Build The Fort" By Chris Heivly
In "Build The Fort", Heivly breaks down his personal fort-building experiences and uses them as an analogy to his journey as co-founder of MapQuest as well as The Startup Factory (a seed-stage investor & mentorship program).
"Build the Fort" outlines five basic elements that are common to both fort-building and startups:
• Socializing your idea without fear or inhibition,
• Identifying and marshaling the people you trust,
• Gathering the minimal resources closest to you,
• Acting on the smallest and simplest of the idea, and
• Build the fort.
Whether you are 16 or 60, "Build the Fort" will provide the listener a better understanding of the earliest micro-steps of starting your own business by overlaying Chris' 30 years of experiences in startups, investments, big-company intrapreneurship, and community development.
Chris Heivly is the co-founder of MapQuest (sold to AOL for $1.2B). One of two Managing Directors of The Startup Factory in Durham, NC and national writer (Inc.com) and speaker.
"Build the Fort: Why 5 Simple Lessons You Learned as a 10-Year-Old Can Set You up for Startup Success" written by author Chris Heivly and narrated by Morley Shulman. Download your copy today!
The official website for Chris Heivly may be found at www.Heivly.com
The official website for Beacon Audio Books may be found at www.beaconaudiobooks.com
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