The Startups Desk
Entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, business schools, and many university scientists and engineers have long believed that disruptions are common and that startups are the reason for these disruptions. But is this true?
There is a newfound appetite for consumer internet products and services. People are exploring what the "new normal" means to them and what products can help them get there. From 2016-2019, it felt like we were at peak app, but today we are downloading apps again.
This was originally posted by Lenny Rachitsky. Subscribe to his newsletter here.
There’s a place I call Startupland where everyone has bought into a fever dream. It’s sometimes referred to as Silicon Valley but it broke free of the Bay Area’s geographical boundaries long ago and now exists as a kind of religion where everyone believes they’re the chosen one and business fundamentals don’t apply.