Our Thoughts

Jul 2016

Harnessing Communities’ Tacit Knowledge

This is a response to Brad Feld’s recently published book Startup Communities, which is summarized in a 3.5-minute video here. Feld’s “Boulder Thesis” is highly aligned with the research on fostering effective communities of practice. However, based on that...
Jul 2016

Startup Leaders: Quit Acting like NFL Coaches

Startup Leaders: Quit Acting like NFL Coaches
Professional football feeds on a reliable stream of incredibly talented, well trained players from top collegiate programs. Elite high school players jockey for scholarships, replacing graduating and drafted college talent. Football is inclusive at its lowest levels...