Tim Wilson

How Do We Feed The Next One Billion People?

By June 10, 2014

In 1943, humanist psychologist Abraham Maslow submitted “A Theory of Human Motivation.” At the bottom of his pyramid of human needs was physiological needs: food, water, breathing, sex, sleep, homeostatis…

Tim Wilson

What Do Drones, Bitcoin And Football Helmets Have In Common?

By May 7, 2014

Lawyers, Lobbyists and Legislators. Any major invention, from electricity, to genetic engineering, is inevitably followed by lawyers, lobbyists and legislators or as I like to call them, the 3Ls .…

Amit Shah

Does Higher Education Actually Prepare You For Your Career? Depends.

By April 18, 2014

Have we as a society become so perverse that we are now begging colleges and universities to “relieve us” of $150k to 200k for a basic bachelor’s degree? Is it…

Tim Wilson

Patience: Lessons From A $25M Man

By April 2, 2014

A few weeks ago I introduced a set of rules that to apply to investing in white space companies. The final rule, “The Rule of Patience” tells me if you…

Tim Wilson

Why We Would Have Likely Passed On Whatsapp

By March 21, 2014

A few of weeks ago, I introduced five rules of white space investing along with their associated ratios.  Now, I want to talk about Whatsapp’s massive $19 billion dollar exit…

Amit Shah

Black Tee Rule: Build A Company, Not A Product Or Feature

By March 13, 2014

A couple of weeks ago, we introduced five rules of white space investing along with their associated ratios. One of the rules, which is perhaps the most hotly debated, is…