Irrelevancy leads to failure – Worry for Yahoo, Microsoft, HP, Sears, etc.
Once you are no longer relevant, customers quickly stop paying attention to practically anything you do.
London ranked best startup ecosystem in Europe
If you take out the smaller startup ecosystems then London would rank third behind Silicon Valley and New York.
What costs are considered reimbursable to the founders of a startup company?
As the amount of expenses increases, the willingness of the investor to reimburse for any of them decreases.
Why the Top 20 R&D spenders waste their money - lessons from Microsoft & GM
Many people equate spending on R&D with investing in innovation. The logic goes that R&D spending is lab spending, and out of labs come innovations.
Customer experience as a measure of startup success
Factors like quality of founders, uniqueness of the product or service, market size, unit economics, current traction, risk factors, etc., are part of the evaluation framework necessary to analyse this.
Smart sellers plan well ahead
The right time to begin a conversation with an M&A advisor is not when you are finally ready to go to market, but well in advance.