Team

Refactoring Work

How we work has been changing since the advent of machines. The last 2 decades have seen the total transformation of how we are able to leverage technology at the workplace. Refactoring work to enable a Human+Machine paradigm is going to become the next norm that means it is going to take less capital to build companies contrary to what is believed by the VC industry

How to be a Great Founder

I am tempted to quote from the book “Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Value”, oh …

Building a startup team

I have made all the mistakes in hiring. Every single one of them! You name it I have done it. …

Missionary vs Mercenary

The 10th lecture of How to Start a Startup was given by Alfred Lin, the former COO of Zappos and venture …

Embrace the chaos

Building a culture in a team or startup that embraces chaos and works through it is a unique skill. Mailchimp team has more or less done that.

Getting to Yes

I was reminded yesterday of a blog post that I wrote a while back about True Grit, the persistent, relentless …

Focus

  While you transition your company from being a idea to a startup to a small company to a big …