The second most important thing for a startup is timing

when nine hundred venture capitalists were asked about what they considered the most important factor in the success of their portfolio companies, timing came in second, only after the makeup of the team,

This is one of the many passages I read in books and articles on a daily basis. They span many disciplines, including art, artificial intelligence, automation, behavioral economics, cloud computing, cognitive psychology, enterprise management, finance, leadership, marketing, neuroscience, startups, and venture capital.

I occasionally add a personal note to them.

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