How to Defy the Laws of Time and Physics – And (Sometimes) Common Sense
Posted at 8:00h, 09 May 2017 by Bonnie Halper 1 Comments 135 Likes Share
Alan Kay said that the best way to predict the future is to invent it, which does encapsulate the Silicon Valley mindset: get the product out there and worry about the economics later. We’re the best and the brightest. Someone will figure it out. Or not, which more often seems to be the case.
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And the Participation Award Goes To…
Posted at 8:00h, 21 Mar 2017 by Bonnie Halper 1 Comments 135 Likes Share
The plates are shifting, and it’s not the same world that it was in the dotcom days. Markets are volatile, yet they do offer instant liquidity, and investors are overwhelmed by so many startups building businesses that don’t scale – or don’t offer a ROI. Hype no longer sells. Is the Digital Downturn upon us?
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Where Are All the Women Investors?
Posted at 8:00h, 07 Feb 2017 by Bonnie Halper 1 Comments 135 Likes Share
Following the Ellen Pao gender discrimination trial, quite a few articles came out about the lack of women investors in technology. We attend many events and panels, and it struck us that we know quite a few women tech investors, so we sat down and made a list of the ones we know in New […]
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The Founder’s Guide to the 2017 Investing Landscape
Posted at 8:00h, 24 Jan 2017 by Bonnie Halper 1 Comments 135 Likes Share
"We're living in a very volatile environment and startups have to wake up and figure out ways to bootstrap and/or learn to build better."
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The Top 10 Whines of 2016
Posted at 8:00h, 27 Dec 2016 by Bonnie Halper 1 Comments 135 Likes Share
2016 was not an easy year. It was one in which emotions ran high – to put it mildly. This considered, we decided to pay homage to some of those emotions and one thing is certain: it was definitely a vintage year for whines. While there might be a preponderance of Silicon Valley people, places […]
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