The conversation took place at an entrepreneurial symposium at a national lab. A researcher named Connie was talking about her research in the context of starting a company. Her excitement was contagious as she was applying what she had learned about customer needs to the development of the technology she hoped to be the basis of a future startup. She said, that the prototype didn’t perform the way she wanted it yet but said “We’re gonna fix it till it works!”
Her determination was inspiring. She had made the transition from proving what is possible to delivering a solution to a problem. She’s an entrepreneur.
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