Exploring the consequences of prioritizing short-term gains over long-term trust and transparency in the startup world, as illustrated by Substack’s recent fundraising approach.
From DTC to AI: Lessons in Navigating Business Model Shifts
We can learn from the experiences of DTC and digital media to reinforce the importance of business model adaptability in the face of constant change.
The Ripple Effects of SVB’s Failure: Navigating the New Normal for Startup Funding
The recent failure of Silicon Valley Bank will lead to fewer lending options and more onerous terms for startups. Here’s what you should do.
Mass Extinction Event for Startups? Are You Default Investable or Default Alive?
For many startups, the next 12 months will be challenging. Default Investable or Default Alive. Know which path you are on.
The Pivot – 2 Traps You Must Avoid
Your startup journey will be filled with dead ends, false starts, and long treks down the wrong path. When it’s time to pivot, there are two traps to avoid.
Don’t Be The Hound. Pick Up Your Head.
When building a startup, it’s easy to put your head down to focus on the obstacle in front of you. Don’t be the hound. Pick up your head.