Description: IT is hardly uncommon for founders and employees of successful companies to cash in their chips and go on to start other successful companies. Perhaps the best-known example is PayPal, the Web payment service whose leaders went on to found and invest in a bunch of other companies — YouTube, LinkedIn, Yelp, Tesla — and to earn the nickname the PayPal mafia.
Date: Sep 07, 2013
Questions for Discussions:
- What does this article say about entrepreneurs and their efforts to develop new ventures?
- Why is prior success not a good indicator of future endeavors?