Why Some Startups Succeed And Others Fail: 10 Fascinating Harvard Findings

Why do some startups succeed and others fail?

Paul Gompers, Anna Kovner, Josh Lerner and David Scharfstein put together a Harvard Business School working paper to answer that question, Performance Persistence in Entrepreneurship.

In it, they answer things like:

  • Do first time entrepreneurs have it harder?
  • What’s in a VC’s name?
  • Are successful entrepreneurs skilled or just lucky?

After scouring the 35 page document, here are the fascinating answers to all of those questions and more.

Read more on the Business Insider >>

Shortlink:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.