11/17/16 – Thursday’s Interest-ing Reads

  • The ETF space is lacking alts. (etf)
  • Indiegogo is going to start equity crowdfunding. (nytimes)
  • Why Apple ($AAPL) continues to focus on new Macbooks. (daringfireball)
  •  Federal Watchdog Agency Steps Up Inquiry Into Home Contracts (nytimes)
  • What is Goldman’s ($GS) goal in pushing into retail financial services. (nytimes)
  • Patience is a competitive advantage. (collaborativefund)
  • How the White House Could Justify a Debt-Driven Keynesian Stimulus (bloomberg)
  • Resumes are just the worst. (m.signalvnoise)
  • "Arrival" is one of the best movies of the year. (marginalrevolution)
  • The discipline of shipping software on time. (m.signalvnoise)
  •  Fake News (stratechery)
  • Muni bond investors are seeing volatility for the first time in a while. (blog.abglobal)
  • Snap is coming public but is still a rarity these days. (ft)
  • 4 keys on how to become a pre-MBA venture capital associate. (medium)
  • Biggest Spike in Traffic Deaths in 50 Years? Blame Apps (nytimes)
  • Eero is rolling out bunch of new features including helping you find your phone. (wired)
  • Weekly initial unemployment claims are at a 40 year low. (calculatedriskblog)
  • Nobody would have believed this observation before the election. (twitter)
  • The Rich List: NYC’s Best-Paid Athletes, Musicians, Comics, Anchors and Media Honchos (observer)
  • Weed startups are all the rage. (medium)
  • How Canada can serve as a model for US immigration reform. (bloomberg)
  • Theranos Whistleblower Shook the Company — And His Family (wsj)
  • What Sonic Black Holes Say About the Real Deal (wired)
  • The tradeoffs of going public vs. getting acquired. (medium)
  • Knowing you are biased is not enough. (theirrelevantinvestor)
  • ESG investing is becoming more mainstream. (blog.abglobal)
  • Other retailers are adding ‘Amazon ($AMZN) Marketplace’ type capabilities. (wsj)
  • A profile of Spark Capital and its successful investment in car automation. (nytimes)
  • Is getting an MBA worth the (opportunity) cost? (bloomberg)
  • Facebook Didn’t Tilt the Election (bloomberg)
  • The secret of investing is that there are no secrets. (awealthofcommonsense)
  • Your addressable market is not as big as you think it is. (medium)
  • A cheat sheet on how to get a job as an associate at Bain Capital Ventures. (bloomberg)
  • Why everyone wants to call the next recession. (capitalspectator)
  • Being a Unicorn is not as good as being a Triple Crown. (medium)
  • What to look for in startup employees. (hbr)

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