This week’s articles highlight a Pipeline Fund Fellowship Summit speech by Nithya Das, include career advice from the founder of LinkedIn, profile web start-up Pinterest, and provide guidance on landing VC jobs.
7×7 Alum Advice: 10 Recommendations for Start-ups Looking to Raise Capital – Nithya Das, 40:20 Vision
A summary of the keynote speech from the 2011 Pipeline Fund Fellowship Pitch Summit.
In Startups And Life, You Need Plan A, B, And Z – Reid Hoffman, TechCrunch
The LinkedIn founder outlines how to be flexibly persistent in your startup or in your career.
Pinterest's Rite of Web Passage—Huge Traffic, No Revenue – Sarah Needleman and Pui-Wing Tam, Wall Street Journal
Traffic to the website has grown tenfold in six months, but the 16-person Palo Alto start-up isn't sure how it is going to make money.
3 ways to land a VC job - Alex Taussig, Forbes
Advice for recent grads looking to get into venture capital.
This post was authored by Founders Workbench.