From Designing NASA Spaceships to Making RVs: What This Entrepreneur Can Teach You About Pivoting and Starting a Business

Garrett Finney is the founder of TAXA Outdoors.

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In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Emily Richett interviews Garrett Finney, who designed livable pods for astronauts at NASA before becoming a professor and then starting his own company. Finney talks about how he got his start and what he has learned while transitioning from being an employee to a business leader -- how old maxims that he once considered tired and overused now seem more relevant to him.

Finney also explains how he has chosen the people and employees who can help him push his vision forward and how he intends to keep going from here.

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