Want to learn more about Consilium? Check out the VoyageDallas interview with EVP and founding partner Matt Baade for his take on our company story and his own journey to Consilium.
"We’re always bombarded by how great it is to pursue your passion, etc – but we’ve spoken with enough people to know that it’s not always easy. Overall, would you say things have been easy for you?
The answer to that would be a definitive “NO.” That being said, it has been a great ride, and I am grateful for the entire experience – the times of smooth sailing and the major potholes we ran over along the way. A few years ago, I read a book called The E-Myth, the central point being that most people believe being an entrepreneur and starting your own business means you get to kick your feet up, tell people what to do and count your money all the way to the bank. In reality, as the book and my own experience readily demonstrate, starting a business from the ground floor is very, very difficult..." Read more