Ducks and Eagles

Ducks and Eagles

I may have gored a sacred cow with my previous article, “Entrepreneur Gold.” Now, I’ll add some weight behind the blade: “Forget the hackneyed advice that ‘passion is the most important quality of an entrepreneur,’” I advised. “Just because an entrepreneur is...
Entrepreneur Gold

Entrepreneur Gold

Gold is one of the most widely distributed elements on earth.  It occurs in most rocks and soils; is found in every continent; and exists in the oceans.  But “striking it rich” from prospecting is a rare event:  There are few places where gold occurs in...
The Great Communications Divide

The Great Communications Divide

Over the years of transitioning from an entrepreneur to an investor, I realized there is a great communication divide between entrepreneurs and investors. I was an entrepreneur starting, running, and raising capital for science and tech ventures for 11 years. When I...