Customer Satisfaction Rankings of High-Volume Investors w/ Higher Investment Thresholds (>$30M Total Raised, >$5M Raised in Last 2 Years)
For a full explanation of the methodology, go here.
—Atul Gawande, The Checklist Manifesto (via jacks)
It is a great “business basics” book. It stuns me when business people lack the simple mentality of a merchant: make something people want to buy for a lower price than you can sell it for. Know what the customer wants and deliver it. Sometimes people make things too complicated. The bottom line is: If you want to sell a product, it either has to be better or cheaper, and if you want to build something sustainable and grand, it has to be special and much, much better!
— Andy McLoughlin, co founder of Huddle, speaking at London Web Summit.
The world does not need more accelerators & “late stage” VC funds who call a $500k investment “growth capital.” We need more mid/large funds
- Just Do It.
- You Have a Dream. Tell People about It.
- Build Relationships.
- Break the Rules.
- Don’t Ever Think You’ve Made It.
- Question Yourself.
- Learn to Say No.
- Set Short-Term Goals.
- Build a Team.
- Have Fun.