Random log of my internet startup experience at Spottly
This is a question that needs to be asked way more often.
There’s a lot of talk in the startup world about...
My model of management is the Beatles. The reason I say that is because each of the key people in the Beatles kept the others from going off in the directions of their bad tendencies.
They sort of kept each other in check. And then when they split up, they never did anything as good. It was the chemistry of a small group of people, and that chemistry was greater than the sum of the parts”
“I think failing is the best way to keep you grounded, curious, and humble. Success is dangerous because often you don’t understand why you succeeded. You almost always know why you’ve failed. You have a lot of time to think about it”
“we don’t build services to make money; we make money to build better services”
“Design is meant to be understood, while art is meant to be interpreted”