August 24, 2013

Fragile: Sage Observation from Paul Graham

  I love reading Paul Graham.  Heck, everyone loves reading Paul Graham’s writings on entrepreneurship and investing.  The two best thing things about the Y-Combinator founder’s […]
August 8, 2013

E-Procrastination: The ‘Waiting for Superman’ Syndrome

It was a brilliant observation from Tim Huntley of An Entrepreneurial Life, based on an exchange with an entrepreneur. The entrepreneur is stuck in some sort of […]
July 23, 2013

Tapestry and the Tragedy of the Founder

Tapestry.  It’s the title of one the most powerful episodes of Star Trek: The Next Generation.  Captain Jean-Luc Picard gets to re-live his life and correct some of […]
March 21, 2013

Where I Roll …

The concept drives some people crazy and causes them countless hours of lost sleep, but personally I don’t mind: Google Latitude automatically broadcasts and stores a […]
January 24, 2013

Crowdfunding – Five Big things

(Originally published as a Guest Blog on  on December 11, 2012)  Crowdfunding. You’ve heard of it — sexy projects by entrepreneurs who buck the establishment […]
October 30, 2012

Models: Revenue, Business, Monetization. What’s the difference?

Someone posted a question on Quora the other day – and the question itself was insightful:  What is the difference between a revenue model and a […]
October 11, 2012

Entrepreneurs: Psychopaths or Just Crazy?

A familiar meme is that Entrepreneurs are somewhat crazy.  Many use the phrase affectionately when implying that the prototypical entrepreneur is willing to attempt things that […]
August 14, 2012

Deconstructing #Entrepreneurship Secrets

Another day, another “eye-roll” moment. Sigh. Yet another article on the “rules” or “secrets” to becoming a successful entrepreneur – usually written by someone who has […]
April 21, 2012

It’s Official: Phoenix is the New Silicon Valley

Arizona No. 1 for startups, Kauffman study finds Arizona had the highest entrepreneurial activity rate of any state last year, according to new research from the […]