Passion Wave: Interview with VoyVoy’s Nat Disston

by / ⠀Entrepreneur Interviews Entrepreneurship / August 20, 2014

Nat Disston found his passion for surfing at an early age. At the age of 4, Nat and his cousin made pretend surfboards out of cardboard. Although he unsuccessfully rode carpet waves in his living room, creating cardboard surfboards was an early sign that his passion would soon come out through his work. Years later, Nat took a backpacking trip in Costa Rica. He met a surfboard designer…

6.5 Reasons Surfing is Like Entrepreneurship

by / ⠀Startup Advice / August 17, 2010

They might seem worlds apart, but in fact there are many similarities between surfers and entrepreneurs. Here are six and a half. 1. It takes time to learn how to stand up Before even reaching the water, surfers have invested time and money in their surfboard. Surfers then spend the next few months finding their feet. This is not easily achieved and brings with it a brief moment…