Dan Scheinman’s Blue Ocean Venture Strategy: Target Entrepreneurs Over 35

Dan Scheinman (@dscheinm) graduated from Duke Law School in 1988  and went to work as an associate at DLA Piper  before joining the Cisco legal department. Once inside he worked his way up to General Counsel, then ran corporate development which included managing minority investments and acquisitions, and finally was general [...]

By |2014-10-24T17:02:19-08:00July 7th, 2014|5 Scaling Up Stage, Funding|1 Comment

Don’t Waste Time Painting Tom Sawyer’s Fence: Proving Someone Wrong Is A Poor Motivator

Don’t waste time painting Tom Sawyer’s fence: proving someone wrong is actually a poor source of motivation. It’s OK to ignore conventional wisdom, but don’t get trapped into doing someone else’s work (or building their platform) just to prove them wrong. Build something instead of trying to win an argument. [...]

By |2015-12-22T11:03:53-08:00July 5th, 2014|Rules of Thumb, skmurphy, Startups|2 Comments

Happy 4th of July

Happy 4th of July from all of us at SKMurphy! http://youtu.be/jkcXSuQ9m90 + + + "America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination, and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand." Harry S. Truman + + + "Civilization is a movement and not a [...]

By |2018-01-03T20:48:25-08:00July 4th, 2014|Video|3 Comments
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