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We’re already 10% through 2019!

Another short post for today, as I try to establish the habit loop of writing daily. Earlier this morning a tweet came up on my timeline: Time has a funny way of sneaking up on us. Would you have thought that we’re already 10% through 2019!? The first thing…

Writing my second book!

In 2017 I decided to write my first book, “10 Minute Guide to Fundraising: Get Funding for your Startup” — it was received well, getting into the the bestsellers list on Amazon (albeit for a brief period). And to this day, the content remains relevant and people continue to…

Striving toward ‘inner peace’

I saw this tweet this morning: Although it’s pretty obvious in nature, it’s worthwhile reflecting upon every so often.  Just look at the apps and nomenclature of the past year; apps like Calm and Headspace dominating the charts. People becoming increasingly interested in ‘mindfulness’ and ‘meditation’.  In an always…

Facebook’s freefall

In 2017 Facebook generated roughly $40 billion in advertising revenue (49% yoy growth) from ~1.4 billion daily active users (14% yoy growth). For today’s post I couldn’t *not* write about the Facebook dramas that are unfolding. I’m not going to focus on Cambridge Analytica, but rather how the whole saga could…

Technology that I’m excited about

Sorry about the later-than-usual post, I’ve been trying to get into the habit of writing one article per day; and today, well it just got away from me. But, better late than never! A couple of days ago Y-Combinator released an update to their well known ‘Requests for Startups‘,…

A closer look at startup metrics

Three posts in two days, what is happening!? This is actually the normal flow of my blog. I’ll remember that I should be writing on here – write a bunch of posts for a little while, then forget. Rinse and repeat. If I were to learn from my mistakes,…

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