I'm now a founder. When I first made the decision to leave my Venture Capital job and go back on my own, people told me I was doing it wrong. I had already made it into the industry, and if my new venture failed I'd have to start from scratch. But, is that so? The … Sigue leyendo The other way around: From VC to Founder.
Wearing Patagonia Vests, Brooks Brothers Khakis and Allbirds sneakers does not make you a good Venture Capitalist. That's just what is already expected from you. But if you want to stand out in the ecosystem, here are the top six traits I've observed most great VC's have: Curious: In my perspective this is the main personality … Sigue leyendo What makes a great Venture Capitalist?
A couple of people have been contacting me through inbox and DM's telling me they like my blog and either asking me for advice to start theirs or asking me if they should even start one. Here's my short answer: YES. Here's my long answer: Why I started Writing? To be honest, I've always thought … Sigue leyendo Why I write and why you should, too.
My mom used reverse psychology on me when I was a little boy. Don't eat those vegetables, they taste horrible! What would lil' Victor do then? Eat them greens happily as an act of rebellion. Suddenly, she got me doing the things I was supposed to do in the first place. I actually think she still … Sigue leyendo How To Suck At Your Pitch.
Guadalajara is thriving, people. And not just in terms of Fintech and consumer software. Home of several great talent pools and universities, such as UdeG, UAG and Tecnológico de Monterrey, the Healthcare industry is finding its way to the top, thanks to entrepreneurs willing and able to develop the technology that will drive the improvement … Sigue leyendo Jalisco, leading Healthtech Hub.
Disclaimer: This post is a rant. A nasty one, by the way. I just read a Reddit thread: "Doesn't it feel like everything is already invented?" (*read with a mocking whinny voice). I plead guilty, I've thought this before; hell, I might even have said it out loud. But this is bullshit. Here's why. After … Sigue leyendo Everything is already invented. But, is it?
I used to hate my philosophy and ethics courses back in high school. Fast-forward five years and I can truly say, I'm thinking about philosophy on a daily basis. I'm almost obsessed. But let me do some clarification first. I'm not going to talk about metaphysics, and other abstract stuff in here. I'm interested in … Sigue leyendo If Aristotle were a Founder.