To do the right thing, forget about what others’ think

I admire one of Malcolm Gladwell's rules in life: pull the goalie and not because 1) it's a hockey reference and 2) I'm Canadian.  'Pulling the goalie' is a tactic used in hockey to swap out the goalie for an attacking player to increase odds of scoring. This call tends to be made seconds left to the… Continue reading To do the right thing, forget about what others’ think

Kapor Capital Makes VC 1.0 Eat Their Words

Investment firm Kapor Capital released its impact report in May of this year with hopes to shake awake traditional VCs operating by the dogma, "fast growth at all costs".The Task at Hand: 'At all costs' has led to gross negligence (see Facebook, Doordash, Uber, etc.), and the birth of ventures like Juicero (RIP) and The Melt($10M for grilled cheese sandwiches???). The Solution Proposed: Kapor… Continue reading Kapor Capital Makes VC 1.0 Eat Their Words