2 June 2010 4 Comments

It’s Not About Being Perfect

Perfection is not what it’s about. It’s all about making progress. That’s the key.

17 November 2009 0 Comments

Some People will Never Understand

Why do people shoot down your ideas? Why do they tell you that they think you are stupid for starting your own business? After all, they are not experts.

13 November 2009 1 Comment

VCs Are Not The Bad Guys

Ok, I know what you are telling yourself. “This guy has sold out.” “He’s turned to the dark side.” “The VCs have secretly taken over the blog!!!”

29 October 2009 0 Comments

New Rules of Angel Investing

Business Angels have changed the way the invest in early stage companies. Entrepreneurs must also adapt to the current economic climate.

26 March 2009 0 Comments

Geithner calls for regulation of Venture Capital

It is unclear how this will pan out. However, I can’t see it having a noticeable impact on business start ups in the US. This is more to do with the nature of VC funding rather than the possible new regulations.

19 February 2009 1 Comment

Market Research – Scientific vs Organic

I’m sure a lot of you who have sought advice from business experts have been told by them that the first thing you should do is “market research”.¬† By this they mean a scientific study to determine if your business idea could possibly be made into a profitable¬†business. While such a study does indeed have […]