Thought Leadership Threads
I’ve been spending a lot of time interacting with “base of the pyramid” buyers of NFTs in Discord groups, Spaces sessions and 1:1 conversations.
Across people and projects I’m hearing a strikingly similar narrative.
Here’s why I believe the NFT phenomenon is what it is today.👇
🚨 Episode 1 of the Fintech Thought Leaders podcast is now live.🚨
@wayflyerapp co-founder @aidan_corbett joins QED Managing Partner Nigel Morris and Partner @yusufozdalga to discuss vertical banking, AI data analysis, scaling and building culture.
Founders worry more about the war for talent than they do wars or Covid.
In a recent LinkedIn survey, I asked founders and the fintech community at large what they saw as the greatest challenge in the new year.
Whereas only 6% of respondents picked Covid as the top challenge, an overwhelming 48% pinpointed the war for talent as their top concern.
The Web3 community embraced my thread on the “House Money Effect”.
I’ve now seen something else that the community will appreciate: “Becoming Velocitized”.
A few thoughts on velocitization (what it is and why it matters):
The past week was brutal for anyone holding stocks or crypto. Everything corrected and then corrected more. 💥😵💫💥
Some voices are shouting “buy the dip” while others are predicting the beginning of “a crypto winter”.
My framework for thinking about “corrections”: 🧵👇
After spending 2 months in the web3 world, I’m convinced the community is tackling some of the biggest and most foundational problems of our generation.
But solving these problems isn’t simple nor is success guaranteed.
A short thread on “solving challenging problems”: 🧵 👇
So far, 2022 is off to a rocky start. Fears of inflation and signals that the rate environment is about to shift have driven the markets down with high growth tech stocks leading the charge.
What does this mean for #VC backed private companies? A few thoughts: