What types of management problems plague startups?

via GIPHY Being an avid reader of Fred Wilson’s AVC, I’ve learned much over the years. And one thing he underscores is that *ideas* are a dime a dozen. And that great investments are in team & execution. Join 38,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. As a long time consultant, I’ve had …

Why Scalability Is Big Business

Join 16,500 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. 1. Complexity Is Growing Despite automation & the mass migration to the cloud, or perhaps because of it, complexity continues to grow. Back in the dot com era a typical infrastructure included a load balancer, a couple web servers, one oracle database, and that was …

Half of NYC Fastest Growing Firms In Tech

If there was ever any question about the exploding tech scene in New York City circa 2012, check out Crains recent 50 fastest growing firms. #3 Thrillist City guide & lifestyle site for men. #5 Usablenet Provides a powerful platform for content delivery to mobile & tablets as well as laptops. #8 Admarketplace A leader …