Monthly Archives: January 2011

Lessons from Tom Conrad

Tom Conrad, CTO at Pandora, shares seven lessons he has learned during his 20 year career in technology. Tom has had an amazing career working at a large variety of technology companies, including Apple, the infamous Pets.com, and Pandora. In the video he shares fantastic stories to illustrate the following lessons: Be passionate Be great

The Year Of Win – Remembering 2010

The year of 2010 was very intense.. From January to March I was working 20+ hours a week, going to school full time, and trying to launch a company. It was a rigorous schedule, but it led to some fantastic developments. Towards the end of January I was participating in a business plan competition that

Mark Suster’s Honest Advice on Starting a Company

One of the reasons I love Hacker News is that people lead me not just to great material, but to other web sites that host great material. Someone within the last day or two linked to this talk by Mark Suster, a serial entrepreneur turned VC, and after watching it I spent hours perusing Stanford’s