Posts By: SPUR Team

12 Days of Zen

12 Days of Zen

It’s that time of year again… THE HOLIDAYS. Yep. Cue: family craziness, crowded shopping malls, and overbooked schedules. I’m not a scrooge by any means. I love Christmas. As an entrepreneur, this is really the only time of year I have to relax & refresh for a brand new year of kicking butt. The problem? Read More

Startup Nightmares

Startup Nightmares

We asked 17 students what their biggest startup fears were. 1. Failing miserably. via GIPHY   2. Someone copying your idea, and doing it better than you. via GIPHY   3. Manufacturing…. Anything. via GIPHY   4. FINANCIAL PROJECTIONS. via GIPHY   5. Realizing your financial projections are utter bull-shit. via GIPHY   6. The Read More

3 things you should know about fear of launching a startup

3 things you should know about fear of launching a startup

Halloween is a time to enjoy being scared. From scary movie marathons, to haunted houses, we seek the feeling of suspense and surprise. But what happens when fear isn’t just fantasy anymore? Since I launched SPURstartup, anxiety, fear of the unknown, and suspense are emotions I’ve come to accept as normal. I used to think Read More