No one writes a book by himself. This book is the result of over 30 years of learning from teachers, entrepreneurs, colleagues, and students too numerous to mention by name—but thank you.
A special thank you to Deans Al Hartgraves and Tom Robertson who gave me the opportunity to create the Entrepreneurship and Entrepreneurial Leadership courses at the Goizueta Business School at Emory University.
Thank you to consummate entrepreneurs Ben Dyer and Jay Myers who graciously critiqued the book.
To Dean Bob Bruner and Professor Jeanne Liedtka, Executive Director of the Batten Institute, at the Darden School of Business, and the Darden Foundation, at the University of Virginia—thank you for your support in this endeavor and for the ...