How to live another day to solve another problem

Alive is the prize. Every day your company continues to exist, continues to dream, continues to push … you’ve won. Time buys you the time to figure everything out – product/market fit, technical hires, acquisition plan. Another day to solve another problem and each day, an inch, a meter, a mile closer to where your … Continue reading How to live another day to solve another problem

The gift of use – why it’s the best way of honoring it

My mom probably has gifts I’ve given her that sit unopened and unused. Bottles of nice perfume or an expensive dress. It’s not because she doesn’t like or value them – quite the opposite actually. It’s her impulse to treasure and “save” something special. But I believe that you honor something by using it, by … Continue reading The gift of use – why it’s the best way of honoring it

Not a technical founder? This is how you build a tech company.

Poppy is a tech company. We power seamless offline experiences with data and code. Since day 1 it’s been a tech company with a bold tech vision. But I’m not a founder that can write code or program software. On day 1, it was me, a day planner and a smartphone. Hardly the most impressive tech. … Continue reading Not a technical founder? This is how you build a tech company.