Sam Forline is a former NCAA soccer player and straight A chemistry student turned successful college dropout following his dreams as an entrepreneur. His work developing mobile apps and connecting millennials with jobs has garnered a wealth of attention from media and investors coast to coast.
Interestingly Weird Fact?
I can’t stop thinking. I’m always ticking, thinking about the next step.
How did your journey as an entrepreneur all begin?
Tried starting a weeding company at age 13.
Coached soccer when I was 18 on my own.
Did well in school for a little bit.
Started a company that targeted all problems and needs I saw in the neighborhood.
I still runs Blue Collar Scholars.
My next company is: Scholar App Studios.
Developing this App called Snaplocation, you can pin request all over world and ask people for a picture from there.
My most recent project – Ready box – fastest consumer 3d printer in the world.
I find the easiest way to do things.
The Key to success is working with the best people.
Big Reason Why?
I love to inspire people.
Remember for message that anything is possible, you can do anything.
Everyday it’s getting easier and easier.
Biggest Temporary Defeat?
I’m very competitive, been playing soccer my whole life. I hate losing.
The bigger you get, more stuff’s gonna happen, more chance and vulnerability.
Through every loss and mistake the stronger I gotten and more I learned.
Weirdest Breakthrough Experience?
Once I started getting respected and getting lots of media coverage.
Credibility is huge.
You really need to make a name for yourself.
What’s the Vision of Sam Forline look like for the future?
I see myself advising more camping, helping as many start ups as I can, help everyone rise to the top.
Best Entrepreneurial Advice?
#1 never give up.
You won’t fail if you never give up.
Do something you love and you’re good at.
Favorite Success Quote?
“Never give up.”
Top Recommended Book?
Is actually a website: Entreprneur.com
If all you had to your name was $1k and a laptop computer how would you jump start your business?
I would start a quick money business such as my landscaping business, get really nice cool signs and plant them everywhere with my phone number.
Who’s your favorite super hero and why?
Super man because he’s fierce, you can’t beat him. He’s the best, I like the best.
Best way to connect with you?
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