How Management Kills Innovation

I have worked for over 15 years in the technology sector and consider myself a student of idea maturation and innovation. Mainly in terms of fostering teams to create innovative approaches to problem solving. While creating a company culture that is conducive to improving upon and generating new ideas.   Some of my more recent experiences in the last few years have encouraged me to sit down […]

Tech Investors vs Any ‘Ol Investors

I have been thinking a lot lately about the issues that arise when one gets non-tech oriented investors for their startup. In the beginning it seems like a perfectly fine option.  Perhaps it will require some more hand holding and management of expectations.  The realities might be a little more harsh than holding out and […]

Is Flying Under the Radar Better Than Being Stealth?

They seem to be becoming less popular lately, but not too long ago “stealth” startups were a growing fad in the Internet entrepreneurship sector. A team with a big idea would insist on keeping their business a secret from the public and even from investors until the last possible moment in an effort to ward […]