Ep. 444 w/ Mike Smerklo Entrepreneur, Investor(and part time Author‪)‬



Next Coast Ventures is a private equity firm headquartered in but not limited to Austin, Texas. Next Coast invests in amazing entrepreneurs who are building disruptive companies in big markets. I co-founded this firm with long-time associate and great investor/entrepreneur, Tom Ball.

Mr. Monkey and Me: A Real Survival Guide for Entrepreneurs

What if the secret to being a successful entrepreneur had nothing to do with your business plan, resources, market size, or strategy? If your success or failure weren’t dependent on how much money you have, where you grew up or the level of education you received?

Here’s the truth: the difference between success and failure is right between your ears.

Listen to the full interview here.