Power of the People
As everyone with a brokerage account braces for emotional trauma they've rarely if ever experienced before it has been interesting to watch public and…
When Everyone is Special Nobody is
The Association of the Like-Minded A few years ago I read Walter Isaacson's biography of Benjamin Franklin. I came across a description of Franklin's…
Building a Better Venture Firm
Defining The Renegades I've been working in venture for just over seven years. I've loved it. I love working with founders and thinking about how…
Talk of "The Great Resignation" is everywhere. 70 million people changed jobs in 2021 and 70% of that was voluntary. People choosing to quit. "Two out…
Learning in Public: Investing
A examination of when cash can anoint a market winner
I'm excited to announce that I’m joining Contrary as a General Partner to build out a later stage investing practice. The world of venture is changing…
Sum of the Parts Every active investor across public or private companies is not only trying to make money. They're trying to beat the cheapest…
Process, People, and Playbooks