We’re all understandably somewhat distracted by COVID-19 at the moment, both from a health point of view, but also the possible short and longer term economic consequences.

At Kindred, we have no intention of waiting for more certainty and are going to be investing as usual. …

Legendary runner Dave Wottle, demonstrating that it’s the result that matters*

Imagine you are talking to a friend who is naturally gifted at sports — perhaps, tennis or golf, but any sport will do. They tell you that it is their intention to go professional and turn their hobby into a fulltime occupation.

After you congratulate them and wish them the…

10 percent Addicted to VR

Bill Gates wrote in 1996 that “We always overestimate the change that will occur in the next two years and underestimate the change that will occur in the next ten. Don’t let yourself be lulled into inaction.” …

The founder couldn’t quite put his finger on it, but something was going wrong with his Talent Strategy for early employees.

No founder needs convincing that finding and retaining the right talent is crucial to success — at every stage of the business. But the first 10 hires you make are arguably the most crucial, as they set the bar for the future.

Hire a bunch of B and C players…

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