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“Evan Williams” The Creator Of Blogger and Twitter Shares His Advice For Amazing Success

Joel Brown (Founder of Addicted2Success.com)

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Evan Williams is the creator of two highly successful blogging platforms Twitter & Blogger. He has faced the ups and downs of the dotcom boom and bust and has shown through sheer passion and persistence that no matter what, you can achieve greatness if you follow your dreams.

Evan Williams shares his 5 Keys to Entrepreneurial Success for any startup fiend looking at creating something memorable in this world.

 

Ev Williams Advice For Entrepreneurs

 

1. Work with Amazing People

Don’t compromise on who you choose to found your company with and hire. Do not put up with ego-centric personalities or downer attitudes.

 

2. Take on Big Challenges

It’s pretty simple: Hard things are valuable; easy things are not so valuable. Reaching the mountaintop is rewarding because it is hard. If it was easy, everybody would do it.

 

3. Focus

Say no to most things: Features. People. Partnerships. “Coffees.” Projects. Only a few of them really matter. (Yes, it’s hard to know which.) Don’t get distracted.

 

4. Take Care of Yourself

When you don’t sleep, eat crap, don’t exercise, and are living off adrenaline for too long, your performance suffers. Your decisions suffer. Your company suffers.

 

5. Love those Close to You

Failure of your company is not failure in life. Failure in your relationships is.

 

Article written by Evan Williams

I am the the Founder of Addicted2Success.com and I am so grateful you're here to be part of this awesome community. I love connecting with people who have a passion for Entrepreneurship, Self Development & Achieving Success. I started this website with the intention of educating and inspiring likeminded people to always strive for success no matter what their circumstances.I'm proud to say through my podcast and through this website we have impacted over 200 million lives in the last 10 years.

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8 Comments

8 Comments

  1. pasha

    Sep 21, 2014 at 5:34 pm

    Hard works make you Leader.
    laziness makes you slave.

  2. thecamcorner

    May 20, 2014 at 11:25 am

    No success is worth failing in the home. Prioritize your loved ones. Great tips!

  3. Nico - Magento hosting

    Sep 15, 2013 at 6:24 pm

    The focus one is the most important ánd most difficult. Great advice!

  4. elly

    Aug 20, 2013 at 3:52 am

    I like to way u put it..”coffees”….lots of that happening nowadays. Its up to us to manage it wisely.

  5. Ronnie Rudy

    Jun 18, 2013 at 11:52 pm

    To be successful needs a lot of discipline and motivation. Online business is quite popular today, if we know how to utilize our resources and always open minded, somehow we can easily cope up to any situation.

  6. Liz Michael

    May 24, 2013 at 12:37 pm

    Great post as always, Joel! And excellent point, Victor – “failing forward” is the key.

  7. sum1

    May 24, 2013 at 4:59 am

    nice 2 knw abt evan!

  8. Victor

    May 22, 2013 at 10:05 pm

    Joel,

    As an affiliate of a blogging platform (Empower Network), this is exactly what makes success predictable.There is no secret or magical formula for success, but to follow basic principles that you touched upon. I also think that an additional point would be how we define failure (perspective) and how to appropriately respond to it. All successful entrepreneurs understand the value of lessons learned through “failing forward” (John Maxwell).

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