tech, startups, internet

Cash management in startups

This short post by Fred Wilson is interesting, since often we all need reminding that running out of cash is the number one killer of startups. It also reminds me of the daily cash budget I built and managed during […]

tech, startups, internet

The Access Act

VC Fred Wilson writes about this newly proposed regulation for big tech companies. He’s glad to see that some members of Congress are putting real thought into regulation beyond the good ‘ol “break them up!” | learn more

better doing

Fred Wilson on practice

Nothing earth-shattering here, and yet extremely valuable as a reminder. “It is easy to watch a basketball player like Steph Curry hit three pointer after three pointer and think ‘that is raw talent’ and surely that is true. But it […]

better doing

What kind of coach do you want?

Venture Capitalist Fred Wilson compares two types of coaching that mentors offer founders. He makes the distinction between those who provide questions, and those who provide answers. | learn more

on the blockchain

Silvio Micali on Algorand. 

This video, recommended by Fred Wilson, is a great one to watch for anyone interested in blockchain technology. Silvio’s style is really entertaining! | learn more

on the blockchain

The web 3 stack. 

Multicoin Capital has put together a chart of what the software stack for Web 3 (decentralized internet) looks like. This link is to a version on Fred Wilson’s blog, which is shorter. | learn more

better doing

The heartbeat of a business. 

Fred Wilson had a short and sweet blog post this week about what he calls “the heartbeat”. This is the regular pace at which a company operates. I have called this a cadence in the past, but I like the […]

tech, startups, internet

Rapid experimentation. 

Venture capitalist Fred Wilson remarks on the explosion of startup activity over the course of his career. “And so, we are in a golden era of tech entrepreneurship where anyone with an idea can make a go of it.” | learn more