Tweet After having given this spiel to nearly a dozen entrepreneurs face-to-face and haranguing Nivi & Naval to do it themselves in a video, I’ve finally decided to take matters in my own hands and explain to you all how to actually close your seed round on AngelList. Call it: “The Scrappy Mofo’s Guide to […]
Tweet I’m hiring an assistant. If you’re interested in the role, first email me your resume, then create a slide presentation about yourself, why you’re awesome and why I should hire you––then tweet it to me. Click thru to see the complete job description.
Tweet I came home from work grinning with pride. Fridays are now “Code Review” days at SpeakerText. Each Code Review, a different engineer shares a completed project with the company. Discussion ensues. This has turned into an opportunity for everyone in the company––interns included––to bring up issues and question how & why we do what […]
Tweet In college, I studied spent a lot of time studying warfighting strategies in the context of international security and politics. My pet topic was insurgent strategies––the strategies of the weak and poorly resourced. Amazing how many of those lessons transfer to technology startups in the broader Silicon Valley… I had coffee this morning with […]
Tweet I ran across Chateaupia this week. It’s a documentary about Le Chateau, a place I lived as a UC Berkeley student in 2001-2002. It was shot during the time I lived there. I dropped out of Berkeley for the second and final time in May 2002. As the video suggestes, Chateau was a madhouse. […]