I just read Fred Wilson's new post on Building The Ecosystem, which he explains as one of the additional things that he & his partners at Union Square Ventures (USV) take on. Obviously the non-financial reinvestment in the startup community & ecosystem, means they're making a positive contribution that should
First time here? Start with the hits:
If you're validating your (startup) idea, this is the ultimate method.
Because it's a rollercoaster-like life as an entrepreneur.
Every sale and every relationship with a customer starts with you helping them.
Pressing pause on a startup is the hardest thing I've ever done.
Great use of an API (of sorts any way) in a way to repurpose information in a very valuable way.
I just think this again illustrates that community is important and that every company always run the risk of pissing their community off. I guess the only strategy in this regard is to actually listen.
startupquote: If you have a strong, loyal community, you can do anything. - Jacob Dehart Just settling back into *normal* life after my trip to the States, this is something that I had been pondering throughout the trip and something that I’m extremely keen to pursue in the