Lessons From Dave Goldberg: An Open Letter To Aspiring CEOs And Young Entrepreneurs

The Survey Monkey CEO, who died recently, was admired by so many people. This is a great post that describes his values. Something for everyone to learn from.

Here is a snippet:

“Dave’s style was that it wasn’t about Dave the person. It was about living and managing by a set of ideals. It was about being fair, being thoughtful, expecting the best in people, and letting them be successful.”

Bill Gross on the single biggest reason why start-ups succeed…and it isn’t what I thought!

Interesting insights in this TED talk.

Bill Gross has founded a lot of startups, and incubated many others — and he got curious about why some succeeded and others failed. So he gathered data from hundreds of companies, his own and other people’s, and ranked each company on five key factors. He found one factor that stands out from the others — and surprised even him.