According to Gartner and other prophets, speech technology related market is going to be BIG. And Phonexia is one of the relevant players. Last years, we grew in fast pace, hiring talented people and reacting successfully to increasing demand from our customers. Now it’s time for someone to prepare company for much faster growth...
… at least few times a year. Usually after some exhausting sporting weekend. Such as the last one when I attanded Beskydska Sedmicka mountain marathon – our track was 92km hike with 5200m climb. Now, I am happy that I have a chair and I don’t have to walk anywhere.
I was asked by several people in the last few weeks what books I consider important to read. I try to read a lot and these 6 books belong to my top10. They would definitely help you to think about your career steps.
Probably my favourite motivation speech is from Arnold Schwarzenegger. Man, who became the world’s best bodybuilder, movie star and also governer of the richest coutry in the world. If you could watch just one video regarding your career decisions, watch this.
What are the biggest obstacles for entrepreneurs? What needs to be changed in Europe so it would be more entrepreneurial? I heard these questions many times during countless meetings of entrepreneurs and government officials. And recently, this topic was raised by 1000 startups. I feel that biggest problem is in lack of trust.
“If you can’t explain it simply you don’t understand it well enough.”
Every country nowadays has some business competition celebrating and popularizing entrepreneurship. Some are big, some are small. Some are aiming for professionalism, some doesn’t care and stay “punk”. From what I’ve seen in last few years, Podnikateľský nápad roka is by far the best stand-alone business competition in V4 countries. I will tell you...
Feedback is a gift. No matter if you like it or not.
As you know from my previous blog post, I took a new job – building whole new product for Phonexia. The first week started nice – meeting clever people, talking about the market and about the technology. But on Thursday… BIG company announced they will launch product that is very similar to ours. Ouch!...