Top Entrepreneurs Share Their Most Valuable Career Lessons

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Your next career move isn’t always an obvious one. For Premal Shah, his path to becoming the founder of Kiva.org took a distinct turn when he left his cushy consulting job for a job at a then-unknown startup (Paypal who?). For Janet Balis, partner and CRO at betaworks, she attributes her success to a state of mind. Click below to find out the most valuable thing both of these entrepreneurs have done for their career.

Premal Shah is a social entrepreneur and the President of Kiva.org. Prior to joining Kiva, Premal was an early employee at Paypal and is a graduate of Stanford University.

Janet Balis is a partner and CRO at betaworks, a seed stage venture capital company that invests in media properties. Prior joining betaworks, Balis held executive positions at The Huffington Post and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia.

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