Category: Venture capital

Expa Labs – Some Lessons Learned

With the first group of Expa Labs companies moving on to the next phase in their development and the application period for the next Expa Labs group now open, I …

The State of US Tech Funding

The folks at Andreesen Horowitz and Benedict Evans put together this great presentation on The State of US Tech Funding.  It is embedded below and a lot of it rings true …

The startup accelerator application process

One piece of advice I have found helpful to new founders is going through the application process for startup programs.  Whether an accelerator, incubator, launch, or other flavor of program …

Unnecessary Animations (and features)

I finally got around to installing Windows 7 in my laptop a few weeks ago (had to reformat – always fun) After installing it and getting back up and running …

The Spawn of Craiglist – A Visualization

My colleague and friend Andrew Parker did a great visualization mapping startups over Craigslist categories they competes in. You should click through and read his thoughts. First, it is incredible …

Pattern Recognition

Last year I was providing an update about what I do, what I work on, and how I add value to the firm I work for, and my overall job …

Start Today

A lot of folks are providing top ten lists for the year and even the decade. I am skipping those on my blog and ending off the year a simple …