Passionate about the non-trivial
I love many parts of this interview with Zach Klein, co-founding and designer of Vimeo. However, this one section popped out from me:
Any aspiring founder now has multiple ideas. They probably have a list of different startup ideas. How do you assess an idea?
Typically I’ve selected ideas because they were able to attract people that I really wanted to work with and spend some of my life with.
That’s interesting. So you don’t look at how much money you could potentially make from an idea?
Oh, no. Honestly that’s probably to my fault as an entrepreneur. It’s a double-edged sword. But it’s never really been my prioritizing feature.
Yeah, why not? Everybody wants to be a millionaire. From the articles we read, it’s all about how much money they raise and how much they’ve been acquired for, right?
Right. The thing is that you have to live your life while...
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