A common theme I see in these entrepreneur interviews is Nature vs Nurture. The guys with the talent already made it… they guys without the raw talent are the listeners.
I listened to an interview today with the founder of the new search engine Duck Duck Go. I listen to these entrepreneur interviews a couple times a month for inspiration and intel gathering. Some guys make it with the help of angel investors and others make it from bootstrapping from day one. Others try and fail several times before they have a hit and others