January 24, 2015

Startup Reading 1.25.15



Two Sides of the Seed Investment Story:
     The Seed Bubble Has Popped - TechCrunch
     Why Seed Investment Activity is Increasing!  - CB Insights

Don't Stick Beans Up Your Nose! - Medium (on the weirdness of trying to help CEOs)

A Lesson in Finding Joy and Letting Go - Medium, Dave Haynes
Hire slowly. Fire fast. - Dave Berkus

Startup Podcast (#12 Burnout) - Gimlet
How Much Work Is Too Much? - Results.com

Startups and Shit - Startup L. Jackson blog
Product Hunt podcast - ProductHunt.com

Why Most Startups Fail and What You Can Do To Beat The Odds - SuccessHarbor.com
The #1 Reason Why Salespeople Leave Money On The Table - Forbes - Stephen J. Meyer

How Much Should I Raise, how should I spend it? - Medium


Life's most persistent and urgent question is:
What are you doing for others?
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Your life is your message to the world.
Make it inspiring.
Lorrin L. Lee

In matters of style, swim with the current;
in matters of principle, stand like a rock.
Thomas Jefferson

There's only one way to have a happy marriage
and as soon as I learn what it is I'll get married again.
Clint Eastwood

A man's got to know his limitations.
Clint Eastwood

The poor man is not he who is without a cent,
but he who is without a dream.
Harry Kemp