Startup Cargo Cults: Don’t Be One

by Sam Blan and Mara Schmid Leo Polovets over at Coding VC has written an excellent analysis for investors about avoiding “startup cargo cults”. But entrepreneurs can make life easier on investors like Mr. Polovets, as well as themselves, if they avoid building a cargo cult startup in the first place. At BBG, we have worked hard…

Jane Charles: Changing the World, One Film at a Time (Part 2)

Even when passion is limitless, time and energy are not. To create lasting change, idealism must be combined with realism. Impact Producer Jane Charles keeps this in mind every time she is choosing a project. “The decision about ‘what’s next’ is less about a next project, and more about what I can do to continue…