The “Uberpreneur”

This excerpt is going to be about innovation, yet again.

 

 

 

 

From the startup ice cream shops, to the everyday Uber driver, there are millions of people/companies innovating even most boring and monotonous jobs. They are redefining what it means to innovate.

To innovate is no longer just for the typical entrepreneur, but for anyone who has a job. The hourly paid worker, the intern filing papers, the college student working for his/her schools fundraising committee, and even the receptionist at your local diner.

It’s about persistence and hustle.

Gary Vaynerchuck, CEO of VaynerMedia, once said, “Your legacy is being written by yourself. Make the right decisions.”

Do not settle on the fact that you are “only” an hourly paid worker. Realize that in 5 years you are going to want someone to recognize the things you have achieved, but what have you achieved…?

Check this guy out:

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Even the most boring and monotonous jobs, can bring the greatest opportunities to innovate. Just go do it.

 

 

Author: Wade Cline

Marketing Producer at Bham Now, Tech Junkie, Foodie, Bham Lover, Movie Snob, Wannabe Quantum Physicist. You can likely find me either at Trim Tab Brewing or O’henry’s Coffee in Homewood.