E21: “Angel” Season 3 Premiere! 500 Startups Co-founder & Managing Partner Christine Tsai shares lessons from her fund’s 10 unicorns & 2200+ startups across 74 countries, what it takes to be a successful founder, achieving a 26% women-led portfolio, greatest hits/misses, & strong leadership through adversity

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In Season 3 premiere of “Angel,” 500 Startups Co-founder & Managing Partner Christine Tsai shares lessons from her fund’s 10 unicorns & 2200+ startups across 74 countries, what it takes to be a successful founder, achieving a 26% women-led portfolio, greatest hits/misses, & strong leadership through adversity

Show notes:

 

0:48 – Jason introduces Phil Libin, and they two talk about motivation and personal weight loss.

 

15:46 – Jason thanks sponsor Pitney Bowes. Try it FREE for 30 days and get a FREE 10-pound scale when you visit pb.com/twist.

 

17:36 – Phil talks about the disconnect between startups and creativity, what it takes to make a world-class app today, and founder mistakes in pricing product.

 

31:07 – What is All Turtles doing differently when compared to other news companies?

 

34:51 – Jason thanks sponsor Salesforce. Go to salesforce.com/twist for an additional 50% off and a free on-boarding call!

 

37:11 – Video demo of Sift and how it’s changing the way people consume news.

 

50:14 – Jason thanks sponsor Segment. To see if you or a startup you know qualifies, check out segment.com/twist.

 

52:27 – How Sift is a health and wellness app, stories from visiting Japan, and other difficult subjects that Sift is tackling.

 

1:02:36 – Can climate change be solved? How will climate change be solved and who will lead this change?

1:10:28 – How does Sift make money and when can people get the product?

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