How Foursquare's Dennis Crowley Tinkered a Bad Week Into 50 Million Users

August 13, 2015

As a small business owner or entrepreneur, sometimes you’re just going to have a bad week. It’s how you find the courage to deal with those setbacks that makes all the difference.  In episode 2 of Courageous Leaders, Foursquare’s Dennis Crowley explains how he went from losing his job and getting evicted (all in one week) to eventually founding a mobile app with 50 million users. Along the way, Dennis encountered a lot of the same questions many entrepreneurs face. How do you turn a hobby or project into a product? How do you scale successfully? How do you have the courage to stand by your vision and ignore the naysayers? How does an entrepreneur keep a work/life balance To find out exactly how Dennis went from the worst week ever to one of the tech world’s hottest starts, watch episode 2 of Courageous Leaders.