Today I look at the algorithms that Facebook and co employ and how it shapes the content we see. Should we be worried and what will the future of content look like? I came across an interesting article the other day that discussed how we are likely to seek knowledge and information in the future … Continue reading How companies control the content we read and watch
The technical part of fund building is shrouded in mystery, but the reality is with a bit of Googling, studying and perseverance it isn't that difficult. There are a few resources I found invaluable which I'll share in the relevant sections below. If you do go and build a fund, you'll need a lawyer anyway … Continue reading Starting a fund – part 2
I continue from last week looking at the ideas I explored and the lesson learnt over the course of the last 8 months. There are two broad areas to discuss - attempting a Venture Fund and working with startups. The first series of posts is about the former which will be a nice record for … Continue reading Starting a fund – part 1
The headliner is a complex question. I mentioned in my last post that there were quite a few changes in direction that took place over the period where I went MIA with this blog. If I had to summarise the time in one sentence I'd say 'I learnt a lot'. Really, a lot. Anyway, lets … Continue reading ‘So….what have you been up to?’
Well hello readers, it has been a while hasn't it? I haven't quite lived up to my expectations set out in January of maintaining this blog. In fact it's been pretty woeful - my last post was nearly 7 months ago! So what happened? At the most basic level, probably laziness. Delving deeper, there are … Continue reading The great blog revival (and something new…)
Amazon is dominating certain industries. How can companies compete?
Meeting or exceeding expectations?
The race to own our homes.
What should you focus on?
Revisiting a classic.