Modern entrepreneurs face many challenges when turning their ideas into profitable companies. From struggling to secure sufficient funding to executing the business plan efficiently, they must overcome a wide array of complex issues to help their new enterprises grow. Fortunately, there are many factors working in favor of today’s entrepreneurs, including extraordinary technology and a steadily increasing network of colleagues to support their growth.
The report below was created in connection with Consero’s Startup Acceleration Forum, an invitation-only event hosted in September 2014 for a cross-industry collection of founders of funded startups. The survey contained twelve questions designed to elicit information regarding the characteristics, motivations, and concerns of this exciting group of business leaders. While the survey was limited to 50 participants, the answers provide valuable insight into their unique perspectives.