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  • Data is the New Electricity...not OilData is the New Electricity…not Oil Data has been called the new oil but given that oil is used by all but controlled by few, we need to rethink this analogy. Data should be like electricity.
  • Be the first to scaleBe the first to scale https://twitter.com/hnshah/status/1271281178679537664 This twitter post by Hiten is as perfect a sentence that can be written and should give hope to every entrepreneur out there. You don't need to invent the…
  • Check your egoCheck your ego We all have an ego. It varies in size, weight and visibility, but we all have one. It is human nature to want to mean something in the world or…
  • Why hardware is so hardWhy hardware is so hard It takes a certain kind of crazy to get into building a company around hardware. To invent something from scratch that people find valuable is hard enough at the best…

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  • A guy like meA guy like me When I was younger, in my early 20's or thereabouts, and starting my first technology business, I was seeking advice and building my network. After each meeting with someone I…
  • Office...schmoffice...Office…schmoffice… Corporate America is about to be tested. There is a revolution that is underway that will challenge even the most financially secure companies in a way that has never before…
  • Privacy vs UtilityPrivacy vs Utility “Can I get your postal code?” We’ve all had this question as we check out of our grocery store or local Ikea. Companies looking for our data to help them…
  • The four horsemen coming from the apocalypseThe four horsemen coming from the apocalypse https://youtu.be/l4UFQWKjy_I?t=12 Do you remember that scene from Austin Powers? That scene has been playing out in my head as we slowly emerge from the clutches of the pandemic and head…
  • From hustler to operatorFrom hustler to operator Hustling Is a young mind’s game. That doesn’t mean that it is only for the young, it means that to do it all the time is to waste energy that…
  • You need multiple streamsYou need multiple streams If you can sing you are a threat. If you can sing and dance you are a double threat. If you can sing, dance and act you are a triple…
  • Transparent leadershipTransparent leadership When the 2009 financial crisis hit my company I was confident we could ride it out. We had endured a pretty rough ride but our revenue was well up year…
  • You need to have a reading strategyYou need to have a reading strategy I don’t think I finished my first book, cover to cover, until I was 13. It was as if my eyelids responded to words on a page like they were…
  • Why hardware is so hardWhy hardware is so hard It takes a certain kind of crazy to get into building a company around hardware. To invent something from scratch that people find valuable is hard enough at the best…
  • There HAS to be a planThere HAS to be a plan I’ve spent most of my life trying to avoid plans. They always seem to be the opposite of being agile. They have rules. They are strict. They don’t allow for…