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Most people think that VC is all about the initial portfolio construction, selecting the companies to invest in.

…the other half. That includes actively managing the portfolio (board work, adding value, etc), it includes allocating capital to the portfolio in follow-on rounds, and it includes working to get exits.

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"If you want to unleash more creativity in your company...allow for a little contamination"

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Writing Nostalgia

As much as I’ve tried to go completely digital in my note-taking and creating To Do lists, I keep coming back to pen and paper. The process of writing things down just helps me absorb information and store it in my long-term memory. 118 more words

Reciprocity Theory

Behind The Plan To Make A Major U.S.-Regulated Bitcoin Exchange

Second Market CEO and Bitcoin investor Barry Silbert is working on rolling out a regulated, US-based exchange following the Mt. Gox disaster. “This is the fun stuff.” View this image ” Lucas Jackson / Reuters On perhaps the darkest day for Bitcoin since its mainstream emergence, Barry

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Are financial bubbles bad?

Many discussions surrounding financial bubbles conclude with suggesting that financial bubbles are a bad thing. However, here is one blog post that considers otherwise.

I tend to agree with the thoughts. 45 more words


King Digital Founders Find Their Latest 'Crush' in Venture Capital

Updated at 6 p.m. ET

King Digital Entertainment is best-known for its hugely popular mobile game Candy Crush Saga, which has attracted hundreds of millions of users around the world to its jelly-bean colored app. 825 more words