Josh Wolfe @wolfejosh VC, entrepreneur, fund manager @Lux_Capital; Chair @CiPrep Coney Island Prep; Trustee @SfiScience Santa Fe Inst; CoFounder of Carson, Quinn & Bodhi w/ @ltwolfe Jan. 13, 2020 1 min read

1/ This may be start of “pushbacklash”.

Pushback to unfair backlash
 https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/13/business/steph-korey-away.amp.html 

Amidst generally bad behavior in tech—hi excess + lo governance in a rising market has faced “woke” backlash that demands tolerance—but became ironically intolerant & too quick to judge—

2/ But many Boards + CEOs will have to balance carefully the distinction between acting swiftly + diligently because the FACTS say so—vs acting swiftly because an amplified MOB says so...

Great angle by @andrewrsorkin

3/ ...Are the pitchforks forged from facts (and metal) or fashioned from sentiment (and sand)?


You can follow @wolfejosh.



Bookmark

____
Tip: mention @threader_app on a Twitter thread with the keyword “compile” to get a link to it.

Enjoy Threader? Sign up.

Threader is an independent project created by only two developers. The site gets 500,000+ visits a month and our iOS Twitter client was featured as an App of the Day by Apple. Running this space is expensive and time consuming. If you find Threader useful, please consider supporting us to make it a sustainable project.