9 min read · Apr 12th · April 2021Every year since 1982, Forbes magazine has published a list of the richest Americans. If we compare the 100 richest people in 1982 to the 100 richest in 2020, we notice some big…
4 min read · Apr 20th · 6 learnings from the BCG study of the world’s 50 most innovative companies: more CEOs see innovation as a top priority.
Here are six key lessons from the study: 1. European companies are falling behind on innovation 2. The covid-19 pandemic has made companies more focused on innovation 3. They are willing to spend more money on innovation 4. Some 65% of companies work with startups or new ventures in some way 5. Innovative companies tend to have the c-suite involved in innovation 6. innovation projects fail because marketing and r&d have trouble working together
5 min read · Apr 29th · Your time on Earth is precious and limited. Here’s how to waste it.
For the sake of happiness and productivity, our goal should not be to squeeze every second of distraction and leisure out of our days. Rather, it should be to manage our days in accordance with our priorities, by distinguishing between the time wasters we like and those we don’t
For the sake of happiness and productivity, our goal should not be to squeeze every second of distraction and leisure out of our days.
20+ min read · Apr 29th · After more than 20 years in tech, eight companies, and thousands of hires, Shopify's Farhan Thawar shares his go-to-framework for snagging a VP of Engineering. From the skills that are most important…
that candidates must be skilled in all three classic areas: Process: What occurs when? People: Who’s involved and how are they motivated? Technology: What will we use to get there?
A “right fit” VP of Engineering fit is partly a function of timing — their skills and interests must match the present need.
5 min read · From 2019 · Mar 29, 2018 · 4 min readThe Japanese concept of finding your reason for being could be the sweet spot for early stage social entrepreneursJust over a year ago, we joined the Bethnal Green Ventures…