Creative services company CrowdSpring's founders Mike Samson and Ross Kimbarovsky talk about starting up, almost losing it all, and making a comeback.
CrowdSpring co-founders Mike Samson and Ross Kimbarovsky talk about failures, hustling, and partnership.
Start-up life is tough. Mike Samson and Ross Kimbarovsky, co-founders of CrowdSpring, inspire one another to stay the course.
Mike Samson and Ross Kimbarovsky talk about how their vacations are never really vacations.
CrowdSpring founders Mike Samson and Ross Kimbarovsky talk about how they scaled too fast, and watched their site nearly collapse.
CrowdSpring co-founder Mike Samson says when his father became an entrepreneur, it inspired him to start his own company.
Mike Samson, co-founder of CrowdSpring, talks about the adventure of starting something new.
Mike Samson and Ross Kimbarovsky, founders of CrowdSpring, have different approaches for major decision making, and both have benefits.
CrowdSpring's Ross Kimbarovsky says you should take clues from failures, but use them to create success.
CrowdSpring founders Mike Samson and Ross Kimbarovsky host ping-pong games for other Chicago-based start-ups in the area.
Why CrowdSpring founders Mike Samson and Ross Kimbarovsky chose Chicago for their headquarters.
Mike Samson and Ross Kimbarovsky describe why they value customer feedback.
Mike Samson and his CrowdSpring co-founder Ross Kimbarovsky look to other start-ups for daily inspiration.
Mike Samson and Ross Kimbarovsky talk about the benefits of a strong partnership in the start-up world.
Ross Kimbarovsky talks about why he loves the challenges that come with each new day as an entrepreneur.
Mike Samson says success is a process. Try new formulas until you reach your goal.
Ross Kimbarovsky talks about challenges that almost put his start-up CrowdSpring out of business.
Mike Samson and Ross Kimbarovsky, co-founders of CrowdSpring, say the daily grind has become less intense over time-- and less fun.
CrowdSpring co-founders Mike Samson and Ross Kimbarovsky talk about staying ahead of the competition.
Now that Mike Samson and Ross Kimbarovsky, co-founders of CrowdSpring, are successful, they can dictate how to spend their time.
FULL STORY Grind, Hustle & Payoff9:04
PRESSURE Why You Absolutely Need a Co-founder0:45
GETAWAY Entrepreneurs Don't Really Take Vacations0:51
FOUNDATION Are You Scaling Too Fast?6:03
LEADERSHIP Dad Was My Biggest Inspiration1:27
DNA Why I'm an Entrepreneur0:45
EXECUTION How We Make Decisions2:10
CULTURE Success Is a Better Teacher Than Failure1:30
NETWORKING How a Ping-Pong Table Helped Us Make Connections0:58
LOCATION Where Do You Want To Start Up?0:47
FEEDBACK Talk to Your Customers. Everyday.2:09
IDEAS Where We Find Inspiration1:08
TEAM Can You Imagine Being a Lone Founder?0:43
STRATEGY Every Day Is a New Game1:24
EXPERIMENT Find a Formula that Works0:46
CRASH How We Faced Failure & Found Success4:26
GRIND Enjoy Starting Up. It's the Best Part of Running a Business3:45
HUSTLE Change or Watch Your Company Fall Apart3:05
PAYOFF Here's How to Be Home for Dinner Every Night3:08