R.I.P Good Times
October 12, 2008 7:53 AM Subscribe
Sequoia Capital presentation on the bleak scenarios for the economy and how start-ups should prepare.
posted by mojohand (55 comments total)
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Last week the famous (the firm funded Apple, Oracle, Cisco and Google, among others) venture capital firm Sequoia Capital held a meeting for the firm’s portfolio companies. There, partners presented their views on what went wrong with the economy, what the prospects are for a quick recovery (Hint: the presentation is called 'R.I.P. Good Times' ) and what startups can do to survive. Here are the PowerPoint slides used in their presentation. I suggest a stiff drink before viewing. VIA
Two points: (1) What's striking this the banality of the analysis. I could have put most of this together, and I'm an ad salesman with a liberal arts degree. Which leads me to point (2) this is just some guys' opinions. Sequoia has no lock on accurate forecating