Loud People on the Plane (Part 3)

This is an executive recruiter walking behind me onto a plane.  He was hustling on a sales call at a volume that reminded me of boiler rooms and telemarketing dungeons.  Ordinarily I would tell you what he said, but although I listened to him gleefully shout for 5 minutes,…

Surprising Threats To Business From Minnesota Shutdown.

I grew up both in Minnesota and in Minnesota politics.  The Minnesota pols i knew or knew of were passionate warriors who approached governing with more sobriety than ideology. The Minnesota i grew up in would never have shut the government down – those legislators respected the need for…

Loud People on the Train (P.2)

This girl was talking loudly enough on the train that everyone could have participated in her conversation.  But you couldn’t, so I’ll fill you in. It wasn’t as scintillating as the last loud people on the train, but she what she lacked in novelty she made up for in…

K9 Ventures » Investor Nomenclature and the Venture Spiral

this is one of the best articles on the different investor types…It’s by K9 Ventures.

Sudden Entrepreneurs

this excellent post by Ben Pieratt, CEO of svpply.com