Photo 23 Jun 1 note "We need to get a bigger run at it down the hallway if it’s going to touch the ceiling. Just don’t hit the execs." - Employee

"We need to get a bigger run at it down the hallway if it’s going to touch the ceiling. Just don’t hit the execs." - Employee

Photo 17 Mar 1 note Co-founder:  ”Can you handle this work?
Developer:  ”Yeah. But if I can’t, I have a buddy that knows this stuff.”

Co-founder:  ”Can you handle this work?

Developer:  ”Yeah. But if I can’t, I have a buddy that knows this stuff.”

Photo 17 Mar “It’s a minor feature. I can have that done in 7 to 10 days.” - Dev to Founder

“It’s a minor feature. I can have that done in 7 to 10 days.” - Dev to Founder

Photo 11 Feb 1 note Co-founder #1:  Let’s just turn it on and see what happens.
Co-founder #2:  The site’s been live for six months.

Co-founder #1:  Let’s just turn it on and see what happens.

Co-founder #2:  The site’s been live for six months.

Photo 11 Feb "We had a bit of a ‘come to Jesus’ about where we were going. Nobody seemed to care that much." - Co-founder

"We had a bit of a ‘come to Jesus’ about where we were going. Nobody seemed to care that much." - Co-founder

Photo 11 Feb Founder 1: At this stage in the manufacturing process our equipment design will resemble a hamster wheel in an oven.
Founder 2: We need to research heat tolerant rodents.

Founder 1: At this stage in the manufacturing process our equipment design will resemble a hamster wheel in an oven.

Founder 2: We need to research heat tolerant rodents.

Photo 10 Oct "Everything is a system - women, our dinner, this wine cellar. I’m just better at picking out the things that matter." - Advisor to Founder

"Everything is a system - women, our dinner, this wine cellar. I’m just better at picking out the things that matter." - Advisor to Founder

Photo 10 Oct "If you’d have spent that much time selling, instead of asking for money, you’d probably still have 100% of your company for the same effort." - Advisor to Founder

"If you’d have spent that much time selling, instead of asking for money, you’d probably still have 100% of your company for the same effort." - Advisor to Founder

Photo 10 Oct "Everybody loves your house, nobody wants to write you a check." - Angel to Founders

"Everybody loves your house, nobody wants to write you a check." - Angel to Founders

Photo 10 Oct "I think I just threw up in my mouth a little bit. I fucking hate hearing ‘pivot’. Just call it what it is. You fucking failed - and then you moved on." - Founder/Investor/Advisor

"I think I just threw up in my mouth a little bit. I fucking hate hearing ‘pivot’. Just call it what it is. You fucking failed - and then you moved on." - Founder/Investor/Advisor

Photo 21 Sep "There just ain’t enough cowboys who code for you to stay up there." - VC to Founders

"There just ain’t enough cowboys who code for you to stay up there." - VC to Founders

Photo 20 Aug "You just have to stroke them a little. I think that should be our sales strategy." - Co-founder

"You just have to stroke them a little. I think that should be our sales strategy." - Co-founder

Photo 20 Aug "Dad, I can help you with your startup. You just need to save all your dollars." - Founder’s son (5 yrs)

"Dad, I can help you with your startup. You just need to save all your dollars." - Founder’s son (5 yrs)

Photo 30 Jul "We’re still planning on working out the 5-year’s, but right now we need to sell." - Co-founder

"We’re still planning on working out the 5-year’s, but right now we need to sell." - Co-founder

Photo 22 Jul "Nobody likes getting dicked around, but you gotta kind of expect that." - Sales Vet to Intern

"Nobody likes getting dicked around, but you gotta kind of expect that." - Sales Vet to Intern


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