Good morning, All,
Ok, it’s not, but anyone who knows Dave McClure (500 Startups
) and/or has heard him speak, knows that he will invoke the ‘f’’ word at least a dozen times into any given three minutes of conversation. His TV show, Bazillion Dollar Club
, (with Brady Forrest, who runs the Highway 1
hardware accelerator) premieres on Scyfy next month, and here’s a preview
. Dave is nothing if not strongly opinionated, and he recently posted a series of tweets aimed at startup investors. While we rarely do this, they were too good for us not to share, and founders, there are takeaways here for you, too:
1/ Dear Startup Investors: STOP PARTICIPATING IN BUSINESS PLAN COMPETITIONS. You are propping up a HORRIBLE practice in the industry.