Before new businesses can scale to create lots of jobs, entreprenuers must take on the risk of founding a startup. Most will fail. Guy Kawasaki’s classic Art of The Start video gives a decent overview of what he thinks is required from technology start up founders from the perspective of a venture capital investor. In four parts below (You Tube) or watch it all in one go one Google Video.
No bio, some books worth reading – The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves – Matt Ridley .
Crisis Economics: A Crash Course in the Future of Finance -Nouriel Roubini, Stephen Mihm