kenny herman's day off

For start-ups, only one thing matters. Can you build something that people want. Your pedigree is exactly worthless compared to this simple ability to execute.

Beware of MBAs! The business school curriculum teaches how to suck at startups by Jason Freedman

As we start hiring for Enhatch, the ability to execute becomes the most important factor in who we hire.  Pedigree is about the least important, if not completely irrelevant, factor in the process.

(via marksbirch)
Via Strong Opinions @marksbirch

T-6 weeks.  6 weeks!?!

How to get a job at a startup - Foursquare's Eric Friedman

From August 2011 but still relevant.  

Peter Steiner for The New Yorker, July 5, 1993.  1993.  Read more.

Good things happen to good people.  Congrats Nikhil!

Happy Holidays!

It is what we make out of what we have, not what we are given, that separates one person from another.

RIP Nelson Mandelawords to remember. (via explore-blog)

(Source: )

Via Bijan Sabet
Marketing, Black Friday edition.

Marketing, Black Friday edition.

A few pictures from our recent trip to South Africa.  (November 7-18, 2013)

To Tumblr, Love Metalab