I saw a tweet going around today suggesting a founder’s identity should be intimately tied up in their startup, and thought I might offer a different perspective on the mindset I’d prefer to see in founders we work with.

I subscribe to the Steve Blank school of startups, which is to say that I see a startup as an organization formed to search for a repeatable and scalable business model. In other words, a startup is a hypothesis, and furthermore, it’s one that the founders, investors, and employees all believe going in may be true.

When it proves true, magic…

Parker Thompson

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