NEXT Update #28 - There’s a complete disrespect for what it takes to build a business

This week was an exciting week, we are talking to one more startup to invest in. As well as investors
NEXT Update #28 - There’s a complete disrespect for what it takes to build a business
By NEXT Amsterdam • Issue #28
This week was an exciting week, we are talking to one more startup to invest in. As well as investors to invest in us. Our decision of raising money to be able to truly being able to offer tailored guidance to around 10 startups over a period of 2 years is become more real every week now. Know anyone who might be interested? Startups, investors or follow-up funds that should know about us, let us know!

“Those that fell face-flat because they focused on building a toy on top of VC money rather than building an actual revenue-generating business? Where’s that discussion?” Too many people think that building a business is about chasing investors and playing with other peoples money. While it is about hard work, building sustainable businesses and have investors come to you. 
Very interesting long read on how Apple structured it’s whole company around building the best hardware device possible. At the same time this structure is limiting them in the way they can develop their services. 
Bots are conquering the internet, but are still not everyones favorite. The word Bot makes it sound like something clunky and awkward. Let’s look at it from a ‘micro app world’ point of view. 
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