Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!

In addition to an overload of turkey every Thanksgiving table I’ve sat at has had some sort of gratitude practice. Sometimes, this takes the form of going around the table where people can express things that they are thankful for. Other times the host could lead a...
Are you a wartime investor?

Are you a wartime investor?

Many investors,  especially venture capitalists, think of CEO’s as being either a peacetime CEO or a wartime CEO.   Wartime is a metaphor typically for a peacetime or wartime national leader.   I think investors need to start using this as a lens for self-evaluation....
Narrative Diversification

Narrative Diversification

Narrative Diversification – What is it and why does it matter? I want to call to attention a type of diversification that I think is especially relevant now and typically one that evades measurement. Narrative diversification. I’ve come across this type of...
The Dirty Secret of Diversification

The Dirty Secret of Diversification

The Dirty Secret of Diversification You probably heard mixed things about diversification; most of it good but not all of it. Amongst the detractors you can find content on the internet where Mark Cuban or Warren Buffett impune diversification. Please forgive their...