At Fueled, we believe that inspiration can come from the strangest places. But it can also be found exactly where you might expect it. If you’re an entrepreneur, who better to learn from than the enterprising men who brought prosperity to the United States? The Men Who Built America is a history docudrama, spanning eight […]
All those years of playing Monopoly as a kid is about to pay off.
This past fall Peter Thiel, founder of PayPal and Palantir, delivered a talk entitled “Competition is for Losers” at Stanford University’s Center for Professional Development. Thiel’s lecture title sounds confounding. In fact, it subverts some basic social and cultural assumptions: mainly that competition reveals winners and losers. The shared belief is that competition encourages people […]
With my kids now in elementary school, I find myself back playing the same board games again, that I grew up playing. So, with the game of Monopoly fresh in my head, I found some terrific entrepreneurial lessons to share therein: PASSING GO (THE FASTER THE BETTER) The more times you pass GO in Monopoly, […]