“The essence of entrepreneurship is about making meaning“. This statement is by Guy Kawasaki, a well-known entrepreneur and venture capitalist in the Silicon Valley. According to him, the companies that really make a difference are those that aim to change the world. – and are those that also make money.
Here is a neat 2 mins video by Guy Kawasaki on this topic
(here is the link if you can’t see it above)
From my short experience as an entrepreneur, it is perfectly true that the intent to change the world is a great motivator that allows to overcome all sorts of difficult moments.
Many people think they can’t change the world. That’s wrong. We all can change a chunk of it. Smaller or larger. When do you start changing the world?