VANCOUVER—Why are so many of our great companies, organizations, and institutions failing us? Because they’re setting the wrong objectives. Or worse, they’re setting none at all. 353 more words
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There’s little question that former Facebook executive and venture capitalist Chamath Palihapitiya thoroughly enjoys challenging the way that startups are funded. Because he has the hot hand, so to speak, he’s able to get away with it, too. 1,408 more words
MENLO PARK (KPIX 5) — Tech investor Ellen Pao has released a new memoir.
After rocking the tech industry in 2015 with her trial on gender discrimination. 440 more words
Ellen Pao’s book on Silicon Valley’s biggest sexual harassment case shows how sad the boys club really is
Ellen Pao, a former VC at one of Silicon Valley’s top firms, is telling her side of the story. After a losing legal battle against Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers for workplace discrimination and retaliation, and years as an advocate for women in tech, she’s written… 803 more words
New Enterprise Associates, Venrock, and Pelion Venture Partners—all early investors in Internet company Cloudflare—are now ponying up $100 million to fund startups that build applications atop Cloudflare’s technology, which speeds up web site performance and offers security to web applications. 487 more words