Picture this... You're burning more than a million dollars a month You're growing great but your biggest splashiest competitor just had one of the worst IPOs of the entire year. and they're taking down the whole space with them.
What do you do? For many founders that means selling, going out of business, or recapping the business. Not for Ooshma though.
We're going to go talk to Ooshma Garg— my friend, and founder of Gobble. Not only did she get profitable, she doubled the business in less than a quarter and now they're putting out real cashflow. It's one of the coolest stories I've ever seen, and I've seen it up close because I'm on the board. Stay tuned. Let's get started.00:00 Intro
Hans Tung has funded some of the most iconic billion dollar startups: Bytedance, Airbnb, Wish and Affirm just to name a few. He's been on the Forbes Midas List for 7 years straight now, this year at #10. He has seen it all, and we discuss war stories (don't miss the discussion of Alibaba in a global financial crisis and pandemic!), founders, and the future of food tech, software, and robotics.
Everyone knows the Golden Rule. Do unto others as you would have them do unto you. But do you know Postel's Law? It's what allows the internet to actually work, set forth by someone who some call the God of the Internet.
The Golden Rule is necessary to be a good person. But Postel's Law is necessary for creating something truly great. Let's get started.
Hey guys, today we're going to talk about Katamari Damacy.
I'm going to teach you how this obscure 2004 PlayStation 2 game will teach you how to create a billion dollar company.
Thanks for watching! I made this video last night in about 3 hours— I'm going for a video a week, and my goal is to just help future founders and people who are making things get to the next stage.
If you take care of your mental health and have a great executive coach, what you get to do is meta programming your own mind. And if you do that, you'll greatly increase the chances of your success.00:59 Many founders have difficult childhoods that set them on the path to founderhood
Can a computer be as smart as a human? Today we're sitting down with my friend and Initialized portfolio founder D Scott Phoenix. Vicarious has come up with a new type of machine learning based on the computational principles of the human brain. AGI. Artificial General Intelligence is coming. Let's go meet Scott.00:59 How Garry and Scott met
In this video, we talk about what skills a future founder can and should work on before they take the plunge into starting something. Let's get into it.
Do you have the skills and do you have what it takes? First off, here's the list and it's pretty long.
The more things out of this list you are actually familiar with, the more likely you will succeed.