Newsletter: 038 | Wave Therapy

Wave Therapy

Big decisions aren't always as big as they seem in the grand scheme of things.  Sometimes a walk on the beach on a summer day (in places like Fair Harbor) is all it takes to put things into perspective.

Content We Liked


Report: Venture Capital Funding Report Q2 2018
PwC and CB Insights
July 2018

A report on VC funding during Q2 2018, a record quarter for funding and deal activity in the US with $23B invested across 1,416 deals.


Podcast: How to Scale to 100M+ Users
The Tim Ferriss Show
July 11, 2018

Reid Hoffman (Founder @ LinkedIn) and Brian Chesky (Founder @ Airbnb) talk about scaling a company by doing things that don't scale.


Presentation: Jessica Livingston Shares 9 Things She Learned From Founding YC
Y Combinator
July 11, 2018

Jessica Livingston (Co-Founder @ Y Combinator) shares lessons learned about starting and operating YC at the recent Female Founders Conference.

Content We Created

Blog Post

Infographic: Types of Investor Rights in Equity Financings
Scannavino Law LLP
July 15, 2018

This infographic provides a list of basic investor rights that are often negotiated in an equity financing round.  

Where We'll Be This Week

Panel Event

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

@ Work-Bench
110 5th Ave, 5th Floor
Register for Free

A panel discussion with a group of VCs on the evolving landscape of early and growth stage venture investing.

You'll need to sign up online at the links provided for ticketed events.  Attendance is at your own cost and subject to limited availability.  No need to RSVP to us for any of these events, but let us know if you'd like to be kept in the loop on any last-minute scheduling changes.  Also, keep in mind that these events are not firm-hosted or sponsored events, so we have no control over availability, pricing or any other matters associated with these events.  This is just our attempt at cultivating community by giving us all a chance to connect outside of the office.

About our Newsletter

We decided to launch a weekly newsletter with the simple goal of cultivating community.  Our newsletter covers (1) content relating to the startup industry that we liked from the previous week, giving you something to read, listen to, and watch; (2) content we created during the previous week, keeping you up to date on news and insight from our team; and (3) events and activities we plan to host or attend in the upcoming week, providing our community of clients, partners, and friends an opportunity to share, support, and connect with each other.

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