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  • Alan Knott-Craig book – set yourself up to deal with adversity [Extract]

    In being an entrepreneur you have to deal with adversity all the time. It could be closing that first sale, making a new hire or or even saving your company from liquidation. In this fourth extract from his new book, tech entrepreneur Alan Knott-Craig Junior how you can devise a strategy to benefit from unpleasant shocks to the system. With permission from Knott-Craig — the founder of Project Isizwe and former Mxit head — Ventureburn is serialising parts of the entrepreneur’s new self-published book 13 Rules for Being an Entrepreneur which is now available via his website http://bigalmanack.com. Ventureburn is also giving away five copies of the new...