A note on contrarian investing
If lots of people share your idea about what is right then they will all want to invest, the valuation will rise and it will be much harder to make money.
Why developers are leaving the Facebook platform
In recent conversations with fellow entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley, it’s become a common belief that Facebook has become an undesirable platform for a startup to build their company.
The inventory vs marketplace model debate
The need to find a new balance is triggered by scarcity of capital.
The next big thing
The concept of mobile payments seems a lot more glamorous when one considers that according to the Census Bureau, American consumers spent over $2.4 trillion on their credit cards last year.
How success today requires more than operational focus
Constantly cutting costs ruins the brand, customer satisfaction, eliminates investment in new products and inevitably kills profitability.
Emotional e-commerce: The next wave of e-commerce
We are seeing small pieces of evidence that great products and amazing shopping experiences are the new drivers of e-commerce growth.