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Should we learn from the best or the worst?

Biographies of successful people, stories about their companies, their traits and paths they have chosen in life (From the mundane habits to very specific actions). Many of us try to follow it all, from structuring our companies exactly as they did to keeping the same...

Why are there so many useless start-ups?

  The other day we were talking with Tina Aspiala, creator of eat.fi, about the state of the world start-up ecosystem. One thing that we discussed was the fact that increasingly, start-ups are “solving a problem” of doing something in a cool and new way as opposed to...

I Am Quitting E-Mail Completely

Being a CEO of a media company, I get a lot of e-mail. Too much e-mail: partnerships, fund-raising e-mails, sales related e-mails, social-media e-mails, startup press releases, PR e-mails, notifications, the list goes on. Altogether, my inbox gets ferociously attacked...

Unicorns Are Dead – Let’s Build Dragons Instead

This story is a part of my series on ArcticStartup.com If you are a startup – raising money in 2017 is a piece of cake. All you have to have is a semi-realistic idea, a couple of people who have a LinkedIn profile and a warm introduction to investors, who want...

The End of Startups And Rise Of True Entrepreneurs

This post originally appeared on ArcticStartup.com Recently, Jon Evans posted a rather thought-provoking story on the end of the startup era that began making its rounds in the startup community. That is something I feel very strongly about and could not let it simply...