Why hath thou forsaken Gawds?

By Joseph Flaherty

The problem of evil — Why do bad things happen to good people?

This conundrum has plagued philosophers and theologians since time immemorial.

Today, I wonder why some NFT projects fail to win the mandate of heaven?

For instance, @cryptogawds.

I’m but a noob to the world…

An unrepresentative, statistically insignificant, but still interesting peek at the current M&A market

By Micah Rosenbloom

2020 and 2021 have been busy years for Founder Collective — In addition to making new investments, we were fortunate to have 19 exits. While this sample is neither representative nor statistically significant, I think founders could draw a few lessons from it.

This sample includes public…

By David Frankel

💰 You finally find the right CMO

🌅 The market wakes up to what you’re offering

📦 Steady product releases compound advantage

🛣️ Shifting market needs drive people to you

These are just some of the things that can happen between years 5–10–15 at a startup.


Founder Collective

Our mission is to be the most aligned VC for founders at seed. #ProudInvestor in @Uber @TheTradeDeskinc @Buzzfeed @Cruise @Diaandco @PillPack @SeatGeek & more.

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