Latest selection of the best stuff I’ve seen lately across the ScratchPaper focus areas of Apple, Google, Amazon, Mobile, Photography, Gadgets and other Big Tech, including items on whether technology will cause permanent unemployment, what smartphones mean for the future of the internet, and why consumer tech is so incremental. Enjoy.
I’ve written about the importance of keeping a pitch deck lean, and about the importance of practicing your delivery, about what it should contain and about how to give it the required flow. But a recent exchange with my friend Pete McDonald at Silicon Valley Bank reminded me I haven’t spent a lot of time on another critically important document, the executive summary. It’s time the executive summary got its due. Pete hit me up with a few questions on how he should advise entertrepreneurs on executive summaries and here is what I told him. [Read more…]