Entrepreneurship

Tech

Platforms vs Products

Let’s talk about platforms. The word “platform” doesn’t just mean “an ambitious product” — products and platforms differ, not merely by degree, but by kind. When someone

Tech

Permission to Fail

People write a lot about the emotional rollercoaster of startups. Turns out, that roller coaster doesn’t slow down after year 1, 2, or 3. I

Culture

Finding a Job That Fit My Life

This time a year I ago I was in Athlone, Ireland, slightly miserable and trying to figure out why (because it probably wasn’t just the

Culture

Entrepreneurship and Depression

Photo by Arkady Lifshits In 2014, Brad Feld published a very heartfelt blog post on depression in startups called Founder Suicides. If you haven’t read it,