A sad moment for Romania

The loss of the last King of Romanians is a huge turning point for this country – from chaos to order and back to chaos across one century. A great personality – perhaps the greatest one from the last century and a very sad king. Betrayed by his people, by the political class, sent away […]

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How to have a creative team

Netflix has no rules at work because they hire great people. Instead of creating endless processes, which is how most companies deal with major growth, they asserted that a business should focus specifically on two things: invest in hiring high-performance employees build and maintain a culture that rewards high-performers, and weeds out continuous, unimproved low […]

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The VC – startup game

This post is the first in a series of startup tips & tricks related. I’ve been reading a lot a good stuff about this subject and I’m not going to cover that here. However, the most important thing is reduced to this: do you think this VC or the other one is the best fit […]

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Mediocre V.C.s want to see that your company has traction. The top V.C.s want you to show them you can invent the future.

THE NEW MAN. On a bright October morning, Suhail Doshi drove to Silicon Valley in his parents’ Honda Civic, carrying a laptop with a twelve-slide presentation that was surely worth at least fifty million dollars. Doshi, the twenty-six-year-old C.E.O. of a data-analytics startup called Mixpanel, had come from San Francisco to Sand Hill Road in […]

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Balance has no value

“Work/life balance” is an empty goal. It’s a state of equilibrium, but nothing more. Our focus should not be to balance work with our life; it should be to design our lives so that we purposefully do more of what makes us happy. When we regularly engage what makes us happy, the feeling carries over […]

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