Why Worrying About Startup “Competitors” is Ridiculous

How much time do you spend worrying about your competitors? Do you get stressed whenever they come out with something new? Do you get jealous whenever you see them get press? Do you get angry whenever they do something that’s similar to you? Do you get defensive whenever anyone asks you how you’re different from…

Is it Better to Say Less or More?

I like to talk. I feel a constant need to share what on my mind (hence the blog title). I genuinely enjoy opening up to people and have had a lot of fun being radically honest. Some might call me an over sharer. They might be right. There’s a lot of power in what can…

What You Should ACTUALLY Look for in a Cofounder

This post is part of┬áStartup Edition. – Most articles about “finding the perfect cofounder” sound the same They’ll tell you where to look to find cofounders, they’ll talk about finding experience that fill in gaps in the team and they’ll teach you how to convince someone to become a cofounder. This article won’t talk about…

How to Turn Fears into Opportunities

This post originally appeared on The Feast Blog. Every time I’m afraid to write a blog post, I know it will be good. I get afraid to write because either I don’t feel confident in the subject, I’m worried about my reputation or I’m afraid of how people might react. These kinds of posts sit…

11 Epiphanies I’ve Had While Building My Startup

Since starting Feast, I’ve found myself in the very fortunate position to learn a great deal in a very short amount of time. I’ve learned a lot about myself. I’ve learned a lot about building a company. I’ve learned a lot about other people. I’ve learned a lot about the world. When exploring and moving…