Following an appearance before the aspiring capitalist titans at Harvard Business School alongside fellow venture capitalist Jeff Bussgang, Fred Wilson highlights some of the insights he acquired from the experience, including:
Finally, I’d like to say that Tom encouraged his class to tweet during class. I think that is fantastic. The tweet stream Read More
If The Social Network is to be believed, entrepreneurs’ personalities tend to range from the charming Justin Timberlake ne’er do well to the hyperambitious social cretin played by Jesse Eisenberg.
Fortunately for the startup-inclined, Union Square Ventures’ Fred Wilson relishes the chance to work with people from across the personability spectrum.
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It’s okay to buy the shares in Facebook that Goldman Sachs is selling, says Union Square Ventures founder and startup oracle Fred Wilson, but don’t expect him to get in on the impending internet IPO firestorm.
In a blog post this morning, Mr. Wilson says that he’s not personally interested in investing in Facebook, LinkedIn, Read More
What does a poor startup do when investors are in such a stone-cold frenzy that they’re calling at all hours of the night like the bad guy in Scream, saying “Do you like attractive valuations? I like attractive valuations,” and threatening to bury companies in enormous piles of tech-bubble money?
For founders still paying off Read More