Archives: January 2009

Sway and Irrational VCs

Posted by: Jeff Bussgang on January 28, Categories:

I recently read Malcolm Gladwell’s new book, Outliers, with great interest and delight. Gladwell is a fantastic author: always thought-provoking on human behavior and a quick, entertaining read. But I...

Why Do "A-hole VCs" Survive?

Posted by: Jeff Bussgang on January 21, Categories:

One of our portfolio companies is raising money this year. It's a great company, run by a great CEO, and it will get funded in a competitive process. The CEO...

CES Quote of the Day: “We will be very supportive of your down rounds this year.”

Posted by: Jeff Bussgang on January 12, Categories:

I dodged the snowflakes and made the trek out to Sin City for this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES). Although attendance was down, it is still an insanely large audience...

2009 Predictions: What Sayeth the Maestro?

Posted by: Jeff Bussgang on January 05, Categories:

Among my holiday reading this year was Alan Greenspan's biography cum economic analysis, "The Age of Turbulence". In retrospect, the book's publishing date of mid-2007 preceded almost precisely the unravelling...

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