As we first started writing this book, we knew that we would love to feature in it some of the people whom we came across and whom we saw as great examples of the manifestation of the spirit of the New Entrepreneurz.
Entrepreneurship is a mind-set, it's not a job description, and it can be found all across the spectrum. A great example of it is presented in the work and spirit of Ninet Tayeb.
Ninet is an Israeli artist, a singer-songwriter, and a great performer with a unique story. At age 20 she launched into the music scene as the winner of Israel's version of American Idol in 2003. She became an overnight success and went platinum almost immediately, acting in movies and TV shows and launching an international career.
We chose Ninet to be featured in this book because of her choices and actions over the past 10 years. Her journey includes all the different elements of entrepreneurial thinking: leveraging opportunities, using her Action Cards, building a smart business, and really being all-in! What we like most about her story is her ability to keep true to her unique voice and message in a world full of fast money temptations and big success.
So here goes:
Question: How did it all start?
Answer: Ever since I can remember, I knew I was going to be a singer. I really saw no other option for me to be anything else but a singer-songwriter. It started by running shows for and with my dolls, using a fake microphone, to later in being the ...