Four lessons for optimizing Twitter

Over the weekend, I analyzed my Twitter performance over the past 4 weeks. I wanted to determine what if any best practices I could tease […]

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Four lessons for optimizing Twitter

Over the weekend, I analyzed my Twitter performance over the past 4 weeks. I wanted to determine what if any best practices I could tease […]

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Entrepreneurship growth: perception vs reality

The flurry of media activity in entrepreneurship including the spate of new TV shows like X-Factor for tech and Shark Tank, the refocus of the […]

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Understanding payments

The payments ecosystem is complicated. But FastCompany constructed an illuminating diagram walking through a typical payments flow that I’ve copied here. Just look at all […]

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Entrepreneurship growth: perception vs reality

The flurry of media activity in entrepreneurship including the spate of new TV shows like X-Factor for tech and Shark Tank, the refocus of the […]

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Understanding payments

The payments ecosystem is complicated. But FastCompany constructed an illuminating diagram walking through a typical payments flow that I’ve copied here. Just look at all […]

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Founders, teach your employees statistics

Everyone is learning statistics because making sense of data is the difference between success and failure. R, the open source statistics language, is about a […]

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Founders, teach your employees statistics

Everyone is learning statistics because making sense of data is the difference between success and failure. R, the open source statistics language, is about a […]

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Ringing the Bell

Disclosure: Bessemer is the largest shareholder in LifeLock, but like our co-investors Kleiner Perkins, Goldman Sachs and Symantec, we did not choose to sell any […]

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My approach to building a hiring pipeline

Over the last few months, I’ve been helping a few companies build hiring pipelines to recruit at nearly every experience level and for technical, sales […]

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My approach to building a hiring pipeline

Over the last few months, I’ve been helping a few companies build hiring pipelines to recruit at nearly every experience level and for technical, sales […]

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Sushi, passion, and entrepreneurship

Passion is not something you follow. It’s something that will follow you as you put in the hard work to become valuable to the world. […]

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Sushi, passion, and entrepreneurship

Passion is not something you follow. It’s something that will follow you as you put in the hard work to become valuable to the world. […]

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October 2012 | SERVILE BRANDS

Consumers are more demanding, time-starved, informed, and choice-saturated than ever-before. For brands to prosper, the solution is simple: become SERVILE. SERVILE means turning your brand […]

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A six-step framework to make strategic decisions

Any number of challenges can arise during a startup’s initial years. Some of these changes could be major and may require rethinking strategy. Competitors enter […]

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A six-step framework to make strategic decisions

Any number of challenges can arise during a startup’s initial years. Some of these changes could be major and may require rethinking strategy. Competitors enter […]

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Cutco Knives and startups

When I worked for Cutco Knives one summer in college selling the world’s finest cutlery, my dream was to sell the Homemaker +8 at every meeting. […]

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Cutco Knives and startups

When I worked for Cutco Knives one summer in college selling the world’s finest cutlery, my dream was to sell the Homemaker +8 at every meeting. […]

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Should founders join incubators?

Yesterday, I spoke at Columbia Business School. We had a conversation about the role of incubators and accelerators (or the moniker of your choice) within […]

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Should founders join incubators?

Yesterday, I spoke at Columbia Business School. We had a conversation about the role of incubators and accelerators (or the moniker of your choice) within […]

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