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Faces of Entrepreneurship: Greg D'Alesandre .

The Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center in San Francisco has quickly become a hub for entrepreneurs in the Bay Area. Here are some of the entrepreneurs who have stopped by the Center to learn and grow.

Faces of Entrepreneurship: Greg D'Alesandre

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"The main thing that stopped me from starting a business for a long time was fear of the unknown. How’s it going to turn out? What’s going to happen? What money am I going to live off? My solution to that was working in other jobs to save that money to mitigate that risk. I think what often ends up happening to people though is that they end up getting stuck in those jobs. You get to a lifestyle that you get accustomed to and ‘there’s all this new stuff that I don’t know’. Everyone’s got a great capacity to learn. So, just try something new and see what you learn. Don’t be afraid to fail. Fail forward.”-- Greg D'Alesandre, Photo: @rawbeez

Greg D'Alesandre,Chocolate Sourcerer for Dandelion Chocolate


Nasdaq's Education Foundation helped launch The Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center in the fall of 2015. Located in San Francisco, it has quickly become the go to destination for the next generation of risk takers and idea makers who take the plunge into entrepreneurship.
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