Facing Fear of Failure

By Joe Johnson, PhD Entrepreneur. Investor. Startup Expert. “The only thing we have to fear is fear itself,” FDR famously noted in his 1933 inaugural address. But, he wasn’t trying to get a startup off the ground. Facing fear of failure is a huge reality in the minds of every lean startup entrepreneur. Fear motivates [...]

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Microloan Helps Cultivate Coffee

$900 Microloan Helps Cultivate Coffee Dr. Joe Johnson funded a microloan to Jose, a coffee farmer in Santo Tomas, Peru. José, a 39 year-old man, is married and lives in his own house made of rustic materials with his partner and three children in the district of Santo Tomás, Cutervo Province, Cajamarca department, in [...]

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Yesu Tsui Krong Group’s Microloan

A loan of $275 helped a member to buy more stock of used clothing. Dr. Joe Johnson funded a microloan to a growing venture for Veronica, a Ghanaian entrepreneur. Here is Yesu Tsui Krong Group’s Story In the small fishing village of Chorkor in the sprawling metropolis of Accra, Ghana, Veronica has been operating [...]

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Microloan Helps Buy Fishing Boat

$425 Microloan Helps Purchase Fishing Boat Dr. Joe Johnson  funds a microloan to Rodolfo, an entrepreneur in the Philippines. Here is Rodolfo’s Story Rodolfo is from the seaside community of Plaridel Philippines, and has been operating a fish vending business for a long time. As a husband and father to three children, he has [...]

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What are the Biggest Fears Entrepreneurs Face

There are many emotions connected with starting a business for the first time. I remember feeling excitement, anxiety and liberation when imparting on my first entrepreneurial venture. But fear is also a very common experience and it can be so stifling that it prevents a new venture from getting off the ground. Read on to find out if you are experiencing the fears

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Krobor Group’s Microloan

A loan of $675 helped a member to buy clothes for resale Dr. Joe Johnson funded a microloan to a growing venture for Comfort, an entrepreneur in Ghana. Here is Krobor Group’s Story In the heart of Accra, Ghana, Comfort has been operating a retail business that sells clothes for close to eight years. [...]

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Vendor Gets Help From Microloan

$325 Microloan Helps buy more ingredients for food vending business. Dr. Joe Johnson funded a microloan for Mara, an entrepreneur in the Philippines. As a hardworking mother of four in the heart of Hinigaran in the Philippines, Mara has to work hard to support her family. She does this by running a food vending [...]

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