My last post regarding focused on the harsh reality that creating a start-up outside of a major Internet hub, such as SV or NYC (or maybe even Chicago at this point) lacks the community required to help truly launch a business.
But obviously start-ups outside of the Valley do exist. So what m... (more)
I received a very helpful note today from Quora User, professional dreamer, who pointed me in the direction of Paul Graham's post:
Why Startup Hubs Work... (more)
I've spent a considerable amount of time bitching since moving from LA to Charlotte, NC. When I left LA after selling my start-up to be closer to my wife's family, I had the same mentality as many before me - "we can do this job from anywhere." Lovely sentiment, completely unrealistic.
Within ... (more)