We’re all familiar with the concept of Unicorns. But are you familiar with the growing movement around building Zebras? A focus on growing profitable, sustainable businesses. Thinking about funding solutions beyond traditional venture capital. Quality growth. Impact on your community. A focus on founder mental health. Aniyia Williams shared this presentation she gave, and I […]
Tristan Harris is the co-founder of the Center for Humane Technology. He regularly speaks about the impact of technology on society. He focuses on the psychology and design effort that goes into many of the technology platforms we use every day, with the explicit goal shaping our behavior, opinions and the way we spend our […]
If you’re a digital business of any kind, at some point you’ve had to make critical technology decisions that will have a dramatic impact on cash burn, user experience, and your overall ability to execute on your strategic plan. These can be stressful decisions, particularly when you’re not a particularly technical person. Sometimes it’s helpful […]
I recently wrote a post about the rise of platforms that enable companies to more easily deploy and scale tech platforms to power their business. This is an important topic because most startups aren’t tech companies. They use technology to power their idea, but ultimately the most critical areas of investment are their product/content and […]
Labor shortages are a self-inflicted wound on our economy.