Jerry Murrell

Supported by Greenhaven Road Capital, finding value off the beaten path. Once again, How I Built this with Guy Raz delivers a compelling and concrete startup story, this time with Jerry Murrell, founder of Five Guys burgers. Patrick Doyle of Domino’s and Dave Chang embody and execute the barbelling of dining. Domino’s optimizes while Chang innovates … Continue reading “Jerry Murrell”

Streaming, Sharing, Stealing

Supported by Greenhaven Road Capital, finding value off the beaten path. Michael Smith and Rahul Telang of Carnegie Melon University wrote an interesting book, Streaming, Sharing, Stealing: Big Data and the Future of Entertainment. Smith and Telang wrote this book because of a “perfect storm” in the economic entertainment ecosystem. Traditionally a few firms dominated … Continue reading “Streaming, Sharing, Stealing”

The Essential Education: Who, What, How?

Supported by Greenhaven Road Capital, finding value off the beaten path. Scott Young wrote: Young’s plan is this: 3 years living abroad 1 year of philosophy 6 months of religion 6 months on world history 2 years on math and hard sciences (but mostly math) 1 year of art 6 months on music 6 months … Continue reading “The Essential Education: Who, What, How?”