The Startup Chat with Steli and Hiten
412: Is Bragging Bad? Is Being Humble Good?
May 10, 2019
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Today on The Startup Chat, Steli and Hiten talk about bragging versus being humble.

How you feel about an entrepreneur who brags about his successes or is humble about them is something that is very subjective in nature. However, there are certain situations where bragging or pumping yourself up might be the right thing to do and vice versa.

In today’s episode of the show, Steli and Hiten talk about why people feel differently about humble founders versus those who brag often, the big revelation he made, why what’s important is the motivation behind people’s actions, the utility of being confident and much more.

Time Stamped Show Notes:

00:00 About today’s topic

00:28 Why this topic was chosen.

00:52 How people typically look at bragging versus humble.

04:35 Why the motivation behind what you do matters so much.

05:50 How you can never know the motive of people actions.

06:27 How people that are good at what they do, hardly have to say it.

07:00 How our attitudes towa…
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