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Common Co-founder Conflict: The Founder Who Doesn’t Scale

Common Co-founder Conflict: The Founder Who Doesn’t Scale

This is the second post in a series of five on co-founder conflict. The most common manifestation of co-founder conflict is what happens when one co-founder doesn’t scale. This conflict…

How Conflicts Between Co-founders Can Kill Startups

How Conflicts Between Co-founders Can Kill Startups

This is the first post in a series of five on co-founder conflict. In 2012, Harvard Business School professor Noam Wasserman studied 10,000 founders for his book “The Founder’s Dilemma. …

The Gifts of Relationship

The Gifts of Relationship

Back in 2008, I’d started writing a blog post based around the assertion that “relationships are the new ashram”’ In other words: you can spare yourself a navel-gazing trip to…

Expanding Our Potential

Expanding Our Potential

Last weekend, I officiated my sister’s wedding on the cliffs at Shell Beach. This week, I was focused on getting our Co-founder Bootcamp handbook to the printer. Needless to say,…

The Space Between

The Space Between

My dad let me use my college fund to buy a horse when I was 11. I commend him for that decision, even though much to his chagrin one horse…