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In June, venture capitalist Nick Hanauer signed an open letter to 2020 presidential candidates in support of a wealth tax on the super-rich.
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A venture capitalist who launched a $36 million fund explains exactly how to write the perfect pitch email to a VC
It's hard to get a venture capitalist's attention in a cold email. But Arlan Hamilton, the head of Backstage Capital, has a formula.
A VC who’s lived in Silicon Valley her whole life says the things that used to set it apart from Los Angeles and New York are changing fast
Silicon Valley has undergone many changes since it first became the hub of the tech world decades ago. Venture capitalist Minal Hasan, a Silicon Valley native, says the biggest change she's seen is that residents today show off their wealth more than they used to.
A New York VC gave a college freshman 7 pieces of advice, including land a summer internship by December
As a new school year begins, New York-based venture capitalist Steve Schalfman shared his best advice for college. One was to find your summer internship by December. Another was to schedule early morning classes.
Twitter is roasting San Francisco for having a down vest vending machine at its airport, and it’s brutally funny
The vest is the most quintessentially-VC item in a tech investor's wardrobe. San Francisco International Airport is showing it's on trend with a Uniqlo vending machine that dispenses down vests, possibly for "visiting VCs." We rounded up the best tweets about the vest vending machine at SFO.
The ‘Godfather of Silicon Valley’ who put early money in Facebook, Twitter, and Airbnb says he’s done giving startups piles of cash
Ron Conway, considered the "Godfather of Silicon Valley," said his investment firm, SV Angel, would not be raising a new fund.
While fundraising has become less difficult, startup founders are grappling with yet another issue: finding talented employees to fill open positions.
Driven by late-stage funding rounds, VC funding skyrocketed in 2017.
Silicon Valley’s elite throw secretive, drug-fueled sex parties where young women can feel pressured to participate
In a new excerpt from her new book, "Brotopia," the Bloomberg reporter Emily Chang details the sex parties that are becoming the new norm in Silicon Valley.