Why I Don't Shield My Team from Bad News - NEXT Digest #5

This week we've been filling out lean canvases and sharpening our value proposition. Are you or do yo
Why I Don't Shield My Team from Bad News - NEXT Digest #5
By NEXT Amsterdam • Issue #5
This week we’ve been filling out lean canvases and sharpening our value proposition. Are you or do you know startups that are struggling to reach product/market fit, let us know! We can help you.

Articles
A prevalent concept is that as a CEO or leader, you need to shield your team from bad news. I believe this concept could actually be quite dangerous.
Ben Horowitz’s Best Startup Advice
Ben Horowitz is undoubtedly one of the most well-respected and successful venture capitalists in Silicon Valley. He recently did an interview / live chat at Product Hunt and it’s really interesting to read.
What Every Startup Founder Should Know About Buying Domain Names
Before mentoring Undeveloped we never gave much thought about buying domain names for our startups. We thought it would be too expensive or impossible. Now, next.amsterdam has been successfully bought and thanks to Undeveloped for a nice price. This article gives some more advice.
Bonus
 Bitcoin: Explained by the Khan Academy
Not a long-read, but a long-watch. Bitcoin explained in nine videos by the Khan Academy. Not only the concept, but also some of the underlying technology. Must watch to better understand Bitcoin!
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