Five minutes before my first-ever pitch to an investor, I practiced Jerry Maguire in the mirror. By Nayia Moysidis (Founder, Writer’s Bloq) “Show me the money,” I told myself six or seven times, and then just once, just as a final pump-up tactic, one epic shout: “SHOW ME THE MONEY!” When I emerged from the [...]
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You have your gut. There is no map. By Nayia Moysidis (Founder, Writer’s Bloq) One of the most daunting things about being a CEO of a startup is that no one else has done it before you. Sure, people have been CEO, but no one has been the CEO of this startup. This puts you [...]
The most legendary founders saw something others couldn’t. By Nayia Moysidis (Founder, Writer’s Bloq) Ever since I started a company, I’ve been living in a cocoon. My cocoon. It’s a safety layer that allows me to fully focus on my company, keeps me from the anxiety of everyone’s questions, and enables me to keep my [...]
Writer’s Bloq just launched a Kickstarter campaign introducing themselves to the world. (Golden quills if you support!) Here’s a piece on what the experience has been like far for the Founder. By Nayia Moysidis (Founder, Writer’s Bloq) Every time you support, I tear up. I know I’m not supposed to say that. Founders shouldn’t show [...]
“You must take the risk off the table. Each day, you must take just a bit more, mount it on your back and bear its weight until it just can’t fight you. ntil the risk stops doubting. Until you beat it.” By Nayia Moysidis (Founder, Writer’s Bloq) People discuss startupland as though it is mythical. [...]