PAIRING BODIES: Entrepreneur Philippe Mundi spoke about what qualities to look for in a business partner
I opened the company alone, with a friend with whom we no longer communicate, with my future wife, brother and strangers, who later became close friends to me.
Let the heading of my note not mislead you – in fact, the ideal business partner does not exist. But you can find someone close to ideal if you choose carefully. The co-founder’s choice is similar to marriage (in my case, the partnership just ended) – if you do not fit each other, then parting is inevitable.
The relationship between the co-founders evokes a lot of emotions and is often tested for strength as the business grows. But they are worth it. I opened my first business alone – and you know what? I felt very lonely. I experienced all difficulties alone and I had no one to share the joy of victory with. So I firmly believe in the strength of the founding team. Continue reading
Strange creatures are people … They always want what is inaccessible. And when at last there is an opportunity to get what you want, interest instantly fades away and it turns out that they wanted something completely different. Just like in the famous tale of Oscar Wilde. As a proof of love, the professor’s daughter made the student wish to bring her a red rose. Like evil, only one rose grew in the garden, and that one was white. Student love at the cost of his life saved the nightingale. He drove the thorn of a white rose directly into his heart and sang all night, staining the white petals with a crimson red color with his blood. When a student, full of magical dreams and romantic hopes, cut the rose and brought it to the beauty, she took it and threw it into the ditch. It turned out that the color of the rose did not fit the new dress … Continue reading