Stakeholders

Supported by Greenhaven Road Capital, finding value off the beaten path. This pdf, or podcast; iTunes, Overcast, or Soundcloud, offers examples and stories about thinking about stakeholders.  If you like the blog, you’ll like this. It’ll take about 20 minutes to read. From the introduction: A stakeholder is anyone or anything you commit to. Stakeholders … Continue reading Stakeholders

How to go to film school without going to film school.

Supported by Greenhaven Road Capital, finding value off the beaten path. Industries are professionalizing. Basketball players went from drinking beer and smoking cigarettes during halftime to training and managing their brand over the summer. Entrepreneurs went from managing by the seat of their pants to building a leadership skillset and professional network. Podcasting has gone … Continue reading How to go to film school without going to film school.

Andreessen and Horowitz on 10 years

Supported by Greenhaven Road Capital, finding value off the beaten path. Ben Horowitz and Marc Andreessen were interviewed by Stewart Butterfield about their ten years at a16z. We’ll frame three rhetorical questions from the interview. How to start? Copy a16z started by copying Michael Ovitz’s model at CAA. Horowitz said, “We probably saved five years … Continue reading Andreessen and Horowitz on 10 years

Tom Goodwin

Supported by Greenhaven Road Capital, finding value off the beaten path. Thanks to @DavidWakeman we’re going down a Tom Goodwin rabbit hole. Goodwin is @TomFGoodwin on Twitter, writes at LinkdIn, and author of Digital Darwinism. A three part story on listening to customers. pic.twitter.com/T6rmbu0v10 — Tom Goodwin (@tomfgoodwin) April 7, 2019 Stakeholders Goodwin got fired from … Continue reading Tom Goodwin

Guy Spier

Supported by Greenhaven Road Capital, finding value off the beaten path. Our first post on Guy Spier was from The Investor’s Podcast. This post will cover his book, The Education of a Value Investor, a book that was more philosophical than practical. The spirit was similar to Early Retirement Extreme where Jacob Fisker wrote, “It’s … Continue reading Guy Spier