Defining and Characterizing Evergreen Companies

When you hear or read the term “evergreen” as it relates to a company, it is not to imply that the company is somehow eco-friendly, even if it is. Rather, as used by venture capitalist Dave Whorton and Red Herring co-founder, Chris Alden, evergreen means a private, profitable, market-leading company that is designed from inception … Continue reading Defining and Characterizing Evergreen Companies

Considering The Negative Comments Google Employees Share About Their Employer, Look Closely at Yours

Jim Edwards and Sam Colt of Business Insider wrote a piece about former and current Google employees who have posted negative comments on Quora about Google.As you review these complaints, look closely at your company— the company you founded or the company where you’re employed. Do some of these negative descriptions sound like your company? … Continue reading Considering The Negative Comments Google Employees Share About Their Employer, Look Closely at Yours