8 Reasons Why Working at a Startup Rocks

You work at a startup and are constantly telling your friends that you love your job when they come home complaining about theirs. Share this fun list with them to help explain why your job, and working at a startup rocks! We’ve kept the list to short and fun animated gifs, since we know they have no patience after their typical corporate work day.

1) You wear whatever you want.

slob

Unless of course you have a meeting that day. Then you are suddenly unrecognizable like Cinderella going to the ball.

cinderella

2) Late nights, long days and tough investors call for beers at your desk.

Alcohol Would Be Nice

3) You love what you do everyday.

love this job

4) It is your own company, so its successes are your successes.

Self Five

5) You work in an environment of innovation, although sometimes you’re not sure exactly what that means.

innovation

6) You are truly recognized for your successes

succes

but also your failures

MyBad

7) You finally have real responsibility.

I've Got The Power

and lastly,

8) You can be creative.

Creative Genius


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Allison Rhodes | Director of Creative Innovation at KahootsHQ

Allison is a graduate of the Entrepreneurship program at Ryerson University, is a Masters of Digital Media candidate and one of the co-founders of KahootsHQ.com.

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10 New Years Resolutions for the Entrepreneur

Entrepreneurs think a bit differently. Really, most of us are always “on”. Downtime is minimal and when the New Year approaches, we don’t just make personal resolutions, we think about our business(es) too.

Here are our favourite resolutions for the “on” entrepreneur for 2015.

1) Find more hours in the day. I could do sooooo much more!!!

more time

2) Close series A investment.

Money

3) Actually make money.

KahootsHQ Close series A investment.

4) Make sales and prove to the world that I am not crazy.

Convince the world I am not crazy

5) Be more resilient.

New Years Resolution Meme - Dumb & Dumber

6) Actually take a weekend this yearWhat is a ‘weekend’? I do not know this word. 

KahootsHQ Find more hours in the day.

7) Make time for another person in your life besides your business partner.

Dating

8) Find the developer you’ve been searching for. You don’t understand anything they’re saying, but you are super stoked none-the-less.

Elevator Dancing

9) Delegate Better. You get a task, and you get a task. We all get tasks.

Oprah

10) Get acqui-hired. You always wanted to work at the next Instagram or Twitter anyways.

Dozens


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Allison Rhodes | Director of Creative Innovation at KahootsHQ

Allison is a graduate of the Entrepreneurship program at Ryerson University, is a Masters of Digital Media candidate and one of the cofounders of KahootsHQ.com.