There’s a game that, as Startup/VC lawyers, we’ve seen played out across many ecosystems. We’ll call it “own the lawyers,” and because it benefits repeat players (professional investors, service providers) at the expense of first-time founders – and the former are usually the people controlling the microphones – it rarely gets discussed publicly.
Any entrepreneur looking to enter the blockchain space must ask if their project is delivering a legitimate, tangible productivity improvement.
It’s become something of a tradition for me to look at the year ahead and predict where the industry is headed. Part of that process involves looking back at the trends that dominated last year and looking to see how much of that momentum will continue into the New Year. And, what a year it […]
No one knows the exact day, but I can tell you this for sure: The economy is going to collapse. Maybe not tomorrow, maybe not next year, but we’re not going to live the rest of our lives in a bullish market. When the economy collapses, here’s what will happen: The “Brand” of Colleges Will […]
As a historian and sociologist, I therefore undertook and published the first academic study into the psychology of this wealth elite. The research consisted of conducting extensive interviews with 45 ultra-high-net-worth individuals.
Startups aren’t about big announcements. They are about being in the trenches every day getting just one more small victory.
Learn how to set the tone for how sales team should interact with one another to prevent the typical bro culture all too often found.
Look, I get it, as with the wall or resurrecting the coal industry, Space Force probably seems like the newest hyperbole that’s bubbled up from our President’s imagination. If your base tosses you vote for it, why not see how far it goes, right? Should we get it all out? Queue star wars jokes; queue […]
In the spirit of G Suite, I’ve posted a copy of this letter on Google Docs, open to comments and suggested edits. So don’t be shy! I’m curious to see where this letter ends up after the crowd adds its wisdom. Add your thoughts here Dear Google, Let’s start with Thank You. Thank you for […]
We’ve compiled selected responses from thought leaders in NYC Tech from MetaProp, Tech:NYC, Bloomberg, and others to shine a spotlight on what the Amazon HQ2 deal means for New Yorkers.
A candid and data-driven look at what Amazon’s expansion into New York City will mean for the NYC Tech economy considering a number of factors.