Newsletter: 045 | Right Place, Long Time

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Right Place, Long Time

Success in business is sometimes attributed to being in the right place at the right time.  There’s certainly something to that, but we’ve learned that the "right time" usually takes a lot longer to get to than most of us have the patience for.  Maybe it's a result of our on-demand culture.  Maybe it’s just human nature.  Whatever it is, as more and more business opportunities come up for us, we've been recognizing that most of them really are years in the making.  Sometimes it just comes down to patience and perseverance.

Content We Liked


Report: SoftBank: Vision or Delusion?
August 23, 2018

A report analyzing whether SoftBank's $100 billion Vision Fund can deliver competitive returns to its investors.


Podcast: Aging Up
The Indicator
August 30, 2018

Researchers talk about the best age to start a business.  Sneak Peak: It's probably older than you think.


Presentation: How to Succeed with a Startup
Y Combinator
August 29, 2018

Sam Altman (President @ Y Combinator) shares his thoughts on what it takes to build a successful startup.

Content We Created

Blog Post

Freelance Isn't Free Act: Tips for Hiring Freelancers in NYC
Scannavino Law LLP
September 1, 2018

This post provides a general overview of the Freelance Isn't Free Act, a local law in New York City that provides freelancers the legal right to written contracts, timely payment, and freedom from retaliation.

Where We'll Be This Week


Thursday, September 6, 2018
@ CB Insights
Register for Free

A webinar on the latest trends in the consumer packaged goods (CPG) industry.

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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