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All CEOs should be an outside director for one company

Monday, August 6, 2012 | More »

This week I had two meetings with CEOs of companies we’ve recently invested in where the question of “what is an ideal board meeting” came up. I’m writing an entire book on it calledStartup Boards: Reinventing the Board of Directors to Better Support the Entrepreneur so it’s easy for me to...

Starting up: Should I be an entrepreneur?

We are going through an exciting time for start-ups – lots of new companies are being formed, angel/ venture capital has been accessible and a large number of smart, ambitious men and women are willing to take the plunge. It seems really cool to be an entrepreneur! At a few recent interactions wit...

30 May, 2012 | More »

Entrepreneur In A Hurry To Change The World

David Sacks does not like taking things slowly. The chief executive of Yammer, a corporate social networking tool, even found working in Hollywood a little pedestrian. He had been chief operating officer and one of the founder employees of PayPal, the online payments business, and had seen it grow f...

20 January, 2012 | More »