The Twenty Minute VC: Venture Capital | Startup Funding | The Pitch
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The Founders' Values Become the Company's Values
Breaking News: Meet First Round Capital's Newest Partner, How To Approach Generational Transition as a Venture Firm & The Dangers of Attribution In Venture
Imposter Syndrome Is Inevitable If You're Taking Risks & Innovating
20VC: Tony Fadell "The Father of The iPod" on Mentors, Self-Doubt, Vulnerability, His Relationship To Money, Why Entrepreneurs Need to Be Coachable, Why VCs Need To Be More Direct & Why The First Trillionaire Will Innovate Around Climate Change
Pandering to Employees Isn't Real Leadership
20VC: Intercom Founder, Eoghan McCabe on How To Deal with the Weight of Expectation, Having Your Identity Tied To Your Company, How To Be Your Authentic Self Even with Stakeholders & Why There Are No Rules
The Best Way to Learn Is By Doing
20VC: Tony Fadell "The Father of The iPod" on Mentors, Self-Doubt, Vulnerability, His Relationship To Money, Why Entrepreneurs Need to Be Coachable, Why VCs Need To Be More Direct & Why The First Trillionaire Will Innovate Around Climate Change
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How Sahil Lavingia Thinks About Risk & Money

0:45 · 20VC: Sahil Lavingia on Rolling Funds and Their Impact on The Future of Venture, How To Evaluate Market, Team and Product, The Value of Party Rounds & The Pros and Cons of Multi-Stage Funds Investing at Seedview episode

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Sahil Lavingia's Biggest Strength: His Confidence

0:28 · 20VC: Sahil Lavingia on Rolling Funds and Their Impact on The Future of Venture, How To Evaluate Market, Team and Product, The Value of Party Rounds & The Pros and Cons of Multi-Stage Funds Investing at Seedview episode

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Moving to Utah Helped Sahil Lavingia Recover from Kleiner Perkins Writing Off Gumroad

1:26 · 20VC: Sahil Lavingia on Rolling Funds and Their Impact on The Future of Venture, How To Evaluate Market, Team and Product, The Value of Party Rounds & The Pros and Cons of Multi-Stage Funds Investing at Seedview episode

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Nassim Taleb's Books Helped Vlad Tenev Understand Risk

1:22 · 20VC: Robinhood Founder Vlad Tenev on His Biggest Lessons Managing Through A Crisis, The Events of The Congressional Committee, Raising $2.4Bn Fast and Why It Was Necessary & Why It Is Ludicrous To Suggest Robinhood Put The Business Ahead of it's Customerview episode

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The Best Way to Learn Is By Doing

1:10 · 20VC: Tony Fadell "The Father of The iPod" on Mentors, Self-Doubt, Vulnerability, His Relationship To Money, Why Entrepreneurs Need to Be Coachable, Why VCs Need To Be More Direct & Why The First Trillionaire Will Innovate Around Climate Changeview episode

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Like Naval Ravikant Says, Your Brand Is a Lagging Indicator of Who You Are

1:02 · 20VC: Sahil Lavingia on Rolling Funds and Their Impact on The Future of Venture, How To Evaluate Market, Team and Product, The Value of Party Rounds & The Pros and Cons of Multi-Stage Funds Investing at Seedview episode

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When Investing, Remember: Value = Market x People

0:41 · 20VC: Sahil Lavingia on Rolling Funds and Their Impact on The Future of Venture, How To Evaluate Market, Team and Product, The Value of Party Rounds & The Pros and Cons of Multi-Stage Funds Investing at Seedview episode

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People Don't Really Give a Shit About You - And That's Actually Great

1:19 · 20VC: Sahil Lavingia on Rolling Funds and Their Impact on The Future of Venture, How To Evaluate Market, Team and Product, The Value of Party Rounds & The Pros and Cons of Multi-Stage Funds Investing at Seedview episode

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It's Better To Get Feedback from Friends & Founders Than Investors Who Pass

0:42 · 20VC: Sahil Lavingia on Rolling Funds and Their Impact on The Future of Venture, How To Evaluate Market, Team and Product, The Value of Party Rounds & The Pros and Cons of Multi-Stage Funds Investing at Seedview episode

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In Startup Investing, Julia Is Weary of "Vitamins"; She Prefers "Painkiller" Startups

0:58 · 20VC: Biggest Lessons From Scaling Opendoor's Scaling Journey, How To Implement Systems for Growth & The Right Way To Structure Customer Discovery Processes with Julia DeWahl, Angel Investorview episode

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How Has Haystack Built a Great Brand?

2:23 · 20VC: Semil Shah on Why The Most Important Thing An Investor Can Do Is Attract Follow On & The Fundamentals of VC Brandingview episode

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David's Framework for Accepting Meetings & Clearing His Calendar By 80%

1:44 · 20VC: Basecamp Founder David Heinemeier Hansson on Why It Is The Biggest BS To Chase Being A Unicorn, His Relationship to Wealth and Status and Why Now More Than Ever It Is A Myth Entrepreneurs Have To Raise VC - DHHview episode

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Company Missions Statements Are Often Bullshit

2:47 · 20VC: Basecamp Founder David Heinemeier Hansson on Why It Is The Biggest BS To Chase Being A Unicorn, His Relationship to Wealth and Status and Why Now More Than Ever It Is A Myth Entrepreneurs Have To Raise VC - DHHview episode

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Vlad Tenev Defends Robinhood's Actions During the Meme Stock Craze

3:11 · 20VC: Robinhood Founder Vlad Tenev on His Biggest Lessons Managing Through A Crisis, The Events of The Congressional Committee, Raising $2.4Bn Fast and Why It Was Necessary & Why It Is Ludicrous To Suggest Robinhood Put The Business Ahead of it's Customerview episode

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Andrew Wilkinson Has Read 'The Tao of Charlie Munger' 100 Times

0:20 · 20VC: Andrew Wilkinson on Building The Berkshire Hathway of Tech, Sustainable vs Unsustainable Growth and The Relationship Between Money and Freedomview episode

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Double Down on Strengths & Delegate Weaknesses

2:07 · 20VC: Andrew Wilkinson on Building The Berkshire Hathway of Tech, Sustainable vs Unsustainable Growth and The Relationship Between Money and Freedomview episode

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Today Fadell Thinks Trailblazing Founders Should Be Coachable

1:30 · 20VC: Tony Fadell "The Father of The iPod" on Mentors, Self-Doubt, Vulnerability, His Relationship To Money, Why Entrepreneurs Need to Be Coachable, Why VCs Need To Be More Direct & Why The First Trillionaire Will Innovate Around Climate Changeview episode

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Imposter Syndrome Is Inevitable If You're Taking Risks & Innovating

1:36 · 20VC: Tony Fadell "The Father of The iPod" on Mentors, Self-Doubt, Vulnerability, His Relationship To Money, Why Entrepreneurs Need to Be Coachable, Why VCs Need To Be More Direct & Why The First Trillionaire Will Innovate Around Climate Changeview episode

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Play to Strengths & Adjust Working Circumstances to Weaknesses

2:22 · 20VC: Reid Hoffman on Investing in Airbnb and Passing on Stripe, The Different Styles of Truly Great Leaders, How To Think Through Ownership and Price in Venture & How To Ensure Venture Partnerships Always Have Trust and a Learning Mindsetview episode

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David Sze Disagreed With Reid Hoffman's Airbnb Investment

4:29 · 20VC: Reid Hoffman on Investing in Airbnb and Passing on Stripe, The Different Styles of Truly Great Leaders, How To Think Through Ownership and Price in Venture & How To Ensure Venture Partnerships Always Have Trust and a Learning Mindsetview episode

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Reid's Favorite Books: 'Amusing Ourselves to Death' & 'Thinking, Fast and Slow'

0:25 · 20VC: Reid Hoffman on Investing in Airbnb and Passing on Stripe, The Different Styles of Truly Great Leaders, How To Think Through Ownership and Price in Venture & How To Ensure Venture Partnerships Always Have Trust and a Learning Mindsetview episode

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Eoghan McCabe Advocates Questioning Everything & Breaking Rules

0:42 · 20VC: Intercom Founder, Eoghan McCabe on How To Deal with the Weight of Expectation, Having Your Identity Tied To Your Company, How To Be Your Authentic Self Even with Stakeholders & Why There Are No Rulesview episode

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Think Bigger — Vision Determines Outcome

2:42 · 20VC: Intercom Founder, Eoghan McCabe on How To Deal with the Weight of Expectation, Having Your Identity Tied To Your Company, How To Be Your Authentic Self Even with Stakeholders & Why There Are No Rulesview episode

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Eoghan McCabe Questions Assumptions & Tries to Do Things Differently

0:53 · 20VC: Intercom Founder, Eoghan McCabe on How To Deal with the Weight of Expectation, Having Your Identity Tied To Your Company, How To Be Your Authentic Self Even with Stakeholders & Why There Are No Rulesview episode

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Chamath's Favorite Book Is 'Liar's Poker' By Michael Lewis

0:22 · 20VC: Chamath Palihapitiya on Why IPOs and Direct Listings Are Broken, Turning Social Capital Into A Combination of Berkshire Hathaway, Koch Industries and The Red Cross, Why Forecasts Are Worthless, What Creates True Defensibility & Why You Have To Be Prview episode

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Chamath Palihapitiya's Biggest Strength Is His Understanding of Risk

0:47 · 20VC: Chamath Palihapitiya on Why IPOs and Direct Listings Are Broken, Turning Social Capital Into A Combination of Berkshire Hathaway, Koch Industries and The Red Cross, Why Forecasts Are Worthless, What Creates True Defensibility & Why You Have To Be Prview episode

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Chamath Palihapitiya's 5-Year Vision for Social Capital

0:45 · 20VC: Chamath Palihapitiya on Why IPOs and Direct Listings Are Broken, Turning Social Capital Into A Combination of Berkshire Hathaway, Koch Industries and The Red Cross, Why Forecasts Are Worthless, What Creates True Defensibility & Why You Have To Be Prview episode

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How Having Kids Improved Chamath Palihapitiya's Life

2:08 · 20VC: Chamath Palihapitiya on Why IPOs and Direct Listings Are Broken, Turning Social Capital Into A Combination of Berkshire Hathaway, Koch Industries and The Red Cross, Why Forecasts Are Worthless, What Creates True Defensibility & Why You Have To Be Prview episode

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The Chainsmokers Growth Hacked Their Way to Stardom

1:45 · 20VC: The Chainsmokers on Raising Their First $35M Fund and Entering The World of Venture, Dealing with Vulnerability and Insecurity Today & How Music and Venture Compare; The Similarities and Differences - THE CHAINSMOKERS, Drew Taggart, Alex Pallview episode

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As VCs, Even The Chainsmokers Fight Allocation Squeeze

0:49 · 20VC: The Chainsmokers on Raising Their First $35M Fund and Entering The World of Venture, Dealing with Vulnerability and Insecurity Today & How Music and Venture Compare; The Similarities and Differences - THE CHAINSMOKERS, Drew Taggart, Alex Pallview episode

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Not Even The Chainsmokers Are Immune to Mental Health Battles

1:47 · 20VC: The Chainsmokers on Raising Their First $35M Fund and Entering The World of Venture, Dealing with Vulnerability and Insecurity Today & How Music and Venture Compare; The Similarities and Differences - THE CHAINSMOKERS, Drew Taggart, Alex Pallview episode

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Sahil Quickly Learned That Big Companies Aren't For Him

0:28 · 20VC: Sahil Lavingia on Rolling Funds and Their Impact on The Future of Venture, How To Evaluate Market, Team and Product, The Value of Party Rounds & The Pros and Cons of Multi-Stage Funds Investing at Seedview episode

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Every Time Sahil Tweets, He Asks Himself 'Is This Valuable?'

1:05 · 20VC: Sahil Lavingia on Rolling Funds and Their Impact on The Future of Venture, How To Evaluate Market, Team and Product, The Value of Party Rounds & The Pros and Cons of Multi-Stage Funds Investing at Seedview episode

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Sahil Lavingia's Favorite Book: 'How to Win Friends & Influence People'

0:36 · 20VC: Sahil Lavingia on Rolling Funds and Their Impact on The Future of Venture, How To Evaluate Market, Team and Product, The Value of Party Rounds & The Pros and Cons of Multi-Stage Funds Investing at Seedview episode

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How Sahil Lavingia Copes With Excess Pressure to Perform

1:03 · 20VC: Sahil Lavingia on Rolling Funds and Their Impact on The Future of Venture, How To Evaluate Market, Team and Product, The Value of Party Rounds & The Pros and Cons of Multi-Stage Funds Investing at Seedview episode

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John Lilly Once Told Sahil Lavingia That He 'Looked Like Death'

0:20 · 20VC: Sahil Lavingia on Rolling Funds and Their Impact on The Future of Venture, How To Evaluate Market, Team and Product, The Value of Party Rounds & The Pros and Cons of Multi-Stage Funds Investing at Seedview episode

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Product Quality Is of the Utmost Importance; The Bar Is Higher Than Ever Before

1:02 · 20VC: Sahil Lavingia on Rolling Funds and Their Impact on The Future of Venture, How To Evaluate Market, Team and Product, The Value of Party Rounds & The Pros and Cons of Multi-Stage Funds Investing at Seedview episode

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Jerry Colonna Taught Tracy Lawrence to Own Her Shadow

1:55 · 20VC: Brad Feld, Jerry Colonna and Tracy Lawrence on Depression and Mental Health, The Dangers of Tying Happiness To Milestones & Why Fear, Anxiety and Guilt Are Useless Emotionsview episode

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The Best Mentorship Relationships Consist of Contemporary Mentors

1:19 · 20VC: Brad Feld, Jerry Colonna and Tracy Lawrence on Depression and Mental Health, The Dangers of Tying Happiness To Milestones & Why Fear, Anxiety and Guilt Are Useless Emotionsview episode

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Tracy Lawrence Transferred Her Sense of Self-Worth from Her Startup to Surfing

1:19 · 20VC: Brad Feld, Jerry Colonna and Tracy Lawrence on Depression and Mental Health, The Dangers of Tying Happiness To Milestones & Why Fear, Anxiety and Guilt Are Useless Emotionsview episode

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Julia's Angel Investing Mentors: Paul Graham, Marc Andreessen, Mike Maples, & Mike Vernal

0:52 · 20VC: Biggest Lessons From Scaling Opendoor's Scaling Journey, How To Implement Systems for Growth & The Right Way To Structure Customer Discovery Processes with Julia DeWahl, Angel Investorview episode

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Building Systems Around Repeatable Processes Helps Companies Scale

1:27 · 20VC: Biggest Lessons From Scaling Opendoor's Scaling Journey, How To Implement Systems for Growth & The Right Way To Structure Customer Discovery Processes with Julia DeWahl, Angel Investorview episode

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At Opendoor, One Person Is Accountable for Each Checklist Item

0:45 · 20VC: Biggest Lessons From Scaling Opendoor's Scaling Journey, How To Implement Systems for Growth & The Right Way To Structure Customer Discovery Processes with Julia DeWahl, Angel Investorview episode

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Julia Agrees With Keith Rabois' Advice: Businesses Should "Own the Whole Stack"

1:23 · 20VC: Biggest Lessons From Scaling Opendoor's Scaling Journey, How To Implement Systems for Growth & The Right Way To Structure Customer Discovery Processes with Julia DeWahl, Angel Investorview episode

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Alcohol Is Effectively Poison; Just Because It's Legal Doesn't Make It Healthy

1:03 · 20VC: It’s Time To Talk About Drinking; How To Stop, The Impact It Has, How Life Changes Post-Alcohol and The Biggest Misconceptions on Drinking with Ryan Petersen, Founder @ Flexport, Justin Kan, Founder @ Twitch, Matteo Franceschetti, Founder @ Eightview episode

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Once He Quit Alcohol, Ryan Petersen Noticed That Nobody Cared Whether He Drank

1:10 · 20VC: It’s Time To Talk About Drinking; How To Stop, The Impact It Has, How Life Changes Post-Alcohol and The Biggest Misconceptions on Drinking with Ryan Petersen, Founder @ Flexport, Justin Kan, Founder @ Twitch, Matteo Franceschetti, Founder @ Eightview episode

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Meditation Helped Steve Schlafman Stop Drinking Alcohol

1:02 · 20VC: It’s Time To Talk About Drinking; How To Stop, The Impact It Has, How Life Changes Post-Alcohol and The Biggest Misconceptions on Drinking with Ryan Petersen, Founder @ Flexport, Justin Kan, Founder @ Twitch, Matteo Franceschetti, Founder @ Eightview episode

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Once You Quit Drinking Alcohol, You'll Notice How Boring People Are

0:57 · 20VC: It’s Time To Talk About Drinking; How To Stop, The Impact It Has, How Life Changes Post-Alcohol and The Biggest Misconceptions on Drinking with Ryan Petersen, Founder @ Flexport, Justin Kan, Founder @ Twitch, Matteo Franceschetti, Founder @ Eightview episode

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Which Companies Will Win & Thrive Because of COVID-19?

1:19 · 20VC: Elad Gil on Startup Offense and Defence in a Recession, How The Venture Landscape Has Shifted & All Things Valuations, Secondaries and Layoffsview episode

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Avoid Being Too Valuation Sensitive If Fundraising Amid COVID-19

0:39 · 20VC: Elad Gil on Startup Offense and Defence in a Recession, How The Venture Landscape Has Shifted & All Things Valuations, Secondaries and Layoffsview episode

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