Happy Friday! Are you ready for the weekend?
Before we get to all that, though, srsly: I’ve come across five provocative links on running a business and on how to nurture and pollinate ideas over the past few weeks and wanted to share.
What have you read recently that’s resonated? I’d love to see your fave recent links in the comments.
Top 5 Links!
Dear Startup CEOs written by Wiley Cerilli for the First Round Capital blog. Cerilli is founder and CEO of SinglePlatform (acquired by Constant Contact in 2012). I heard him speak at a food tech conference a couple months ago, and his post recaps my favorite points of his talk.
- Hire people with positive outlooks, negativity is viral and it only takes one person to turn a team upside down.
- “Be so good they can’t ignore you.” – Steve Martin
- And my VERY FAVORITE — all you have to do is look at the tagline of my site to see how important this quote is to me: “A good plan violently executed now is better than a perfect plan executed next week.” – George S. Patton