Helping is hard. Through out the process of a startup there are so many times that someone can be helpful to you. You can get introduced to them, meet them at an event or just cold email them and hopefully create an opportunity. Unfortunately there is only so much time in a day and only […]
Have you ever bought something expensive and not used it? This is how many investors feel.
I had lunch with a friend a few weeks ago and we were talking about some of the companies we were seeing in the market and how our portfolios were doing. Generally when this happens you break out in hyperboles and metaphors — baseball season was about to start so we started to make analogies. Based on […]
Yeah, I said it. Reading all of the media and press about startups, their capital raises and sky-high valuations, just scratches the surface of how this game really works. If I wasn’t in the industry and investing in companies, I would probably be a hater too. So, let’s start by getting the basics out of […]
How many times have you asked a startup how they’re doing, just to hear “Doing great, killin’ it!”?
There was a time when it seemed as though there was a new diet every week. The most memorable one, at least for me, was the Atkins Diet. The Atkins Diet, I feel, started the craze. People started to realize that you can make a lot of money by creating a diet backed by “science” […]
Clear your mind for the next few minutes and lets recap what just happened over the last 365 days.