Data Stack Deep Dive Season 1: Data Connectors

With Chloe, Elise, and Olivier from Idinvest we’re beginning a series of deep dives about the B2B Software data stack with a focus on a key component of this ecosystem: Data Connector startups. Table of content: Data Connectors: The piping system of B2B software Horizontal Data Connectors Vertical Data Connectors The Data Warehouse is the … Continue reading “Data Stack Deep Dive Season 1: Data Connectors”

Consumer Subscription Apps Pricing Benchmark

100+ consumer sub apps listed and analyzed Together with Nicolas and Alexandre from Idinvest we’ve benchmarked the pricing structure of the major consumer subscription mobile apps. We’ve summed up our findings in a series of videos and in the post below. Table of content: Video 1: The benchmark Video 2: Pricing structure of consumer sub apps Video 3: Subscription plans’ price … Continue reading “Consumer Subscription Apps Pricing Benchmark”

Designer Tools Startup Landscape

60+ designer tools mapped & analyzed Together with Nicolas and Alexandre from Idinvest we’ve mapped the growing Designer Tools landscape and came up with a map listing 60+ startups as well as a series of videos covering several major trends shaping this industry. Table of content: Landscape Video: The platform layer Video: The products & … Continue reading “Designer Tools Startup Landscape”

Carbon Offset Industry Stack

The past month I’ve been digging the carbon offset industry and came up with a map structured in three layers and a couple of subcategories: The buyer layer: entities that buy carbon offsets. The reseller layer: the companies and non-profit selling (but not producing) carbon offsets. The carbon project layer: the various entities that issue carbon offsets and … Continue reading “Carbon Offset Industry Stack”

Five things to know before pursuing a career in the VC world

Since I started to run MemoHub batches last August, I had a little more than 20 people participating. One thing I didn’t expect, and which was very interesting to me, is that two people told me that completing the program made them realize that a career in the VC industry is not for them and … Continue reading “Five things to know before pursuing a career in the VC world”

Is it better to start my career in a VC firm or in a startup?

A video-based Role Playing Game to help you decide your first career move The game starts in the video just below: Table of content Videos: Startup Track Day #1 Startup Track Day #2 VC Track Day #1 VC Track Day #2 Two years later Text transcript: Startup or VC Firm? Blue Pill #1: The Startup … Continue reading “Is it better to start my career in a VC firm or in a startup?”

New Space Economy: Analysis, Trends, and Mapping

Exploring the boom of the small satellite industry from manufacturing, launching, operating and applications. The past two/three years I’ve been following the New Space trend from a distance, but I finally decided to take the time to do a proper deep dive. Here’s a quick summary of my findings. Table of content Creating and building … Continue reading “New Space Economy: Analysis, Trends, and Mapping”