Date Archives April 2011

The Tech Crunch

CNN recently wrote an article on NYC startups and I laughed when Nosh Petigara from 10gen (MongoDb) said, “we don’t have trouble hiring engineers.” When you are a 10gen, Hunch, — i.e. when you have a strong technical lead (your anchor) already and an interesting technical problem, good computer scientists want to work for… Continue reading

One Lesson From Each

The other week I spoke and mentored at The Lean Startup Machine in New York, which was a ton of fun for everyone involved. I had a young entrepreneur come up and ask me an interesting question: “What was the #1 lesson from each of the companies you have been involved with?” It is always… Continue reading