Author: First Round Review

Grit or Quit? Tactical Advice for Founders Facing Tough Company Building Decisions



Quitting is an underrated startup skill, says decision science expert, bestselling author, and former poker pro Annie Duke. She unpacks the psychology behind why it’s so hard to walk away, sharing tactical advice for all the forks in the road, whether it’s abandoning a product, changing your go-to-market strategy, or sadly, shutting down your startup.

The Critical Startup Skills You Might Be Overlooking — And How to Bring Them Into Focus



We’ve combed the extensive Review archives for tactical guidance from some of the sharpest folks we know on how to get better at specific startup skills you’re probably discounting. Leaders like Annie Duke, Liz Fosslien, Brie Wolfson and more share tactical ideas for putting more focus onto the critical development areas you might be overlooking.