If there’s one thing I’ve learned over the past 19 years since starting my first company, it’s that entrepreneurship and small business ownership is not for the faint-hearted. Why? Because it is almost never an overnight whirlwind of success — it’s a marathon that requires continuous concentration and energy, fueled by a fierce and unwavering passion.

But what motivates entrepreneurs to break from the status quo, open their own businesses and challenge the landscape? Everyone has their own secret ingredient — for me, it is creativity. …

Murray Newlands

Columnist @entrepreneur @forbes

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