The Soul of a Sitcom
Recently caught up on some podcasts and I HIGHLY recommend that every entrepreneur listen to Bill Simmons’ BS Report podcast with Louis CK (especially web entrepreneurs). It’s a two-parter, probably about 1.5 hrs in total but TOTALLY worth it. You can grab them here. There are a ton of great little nuggets in this conversation, but I really liked when Bill & Louis started...
If I try my best and fail, well, I tried my best.– Steve Jobs, 1998 (via bijan)
Problems are inevitable, but misery is optional.– Vernon Malone
It is not healthy for companies to trade at prices well beyond what they are...– A VC (via bijan) I wish more people understood this.
Let’s not fuck this up by thinking too much.– Clint Eastwood
Why Austin may be the best US city
The more I come to Austin, the more I love it. Last time I was here, I wrote about Austin having a strong, tangible, yet undefinable Soul (I even tried to come us with a recipe for the city). After spending a few days there this week, I am coming closer to understanding what makes it great. Austin is great b/c: it’s got smart people everywhere, but without the pretension and...
BRYCE DOT VC: Promoting From Within →
brycedotvc: One of the great things about the job of being a VC is taking risks on people that pay off. By their very nature, founders of startups are often unemployable. They prefer blazing their own trails and that’s not usually a good fit for the the process, constraints or politics of a BigCos. As a…