Little Bets

How Breakthrough Ideas Emerge from Small Discoveries

  • Silicon Valley Needs to Go Home

    If we don’t go back and give back to where we came from, none of our glittering accolades or innovations in Silicon Valley will be worth a damn.

  • The Return of the Guild

    As the Internet dis-intermediates virtually every industry value chain, the return of the guild is near.

  • Perfectionism and Imperfection

    We can move from a mindset based on fear of failure and perfectionism (what Dweck calls a “fixed mindset”) to a “growth mindset” if we just start taking small steps toward our dreams and goals.

  • How Andreessen Horowitz Is Disrupting Silicon Valley

    Using customer relationship management software as a foundation, Andreessen Horowitz seems to be creating one of the largest, most networked, and powerful ecosystem platforms in the world. It is an astonishingly simple idea that yet is disrupting old power on Sand Hill Road and in Silicon Valley venture capital.