Thanks to the pioneering work of Barry McCarty and others, paying the “IPO Pop Tax” is now 100% optional.
I have been intrigued by the back and forth between Chris Anderson, Malcolm Gladwell, and Mark Cuban on the topic of “Free” as a strategy and business model. For those that haven’t read the articles and posts, I highly reccomend them all. Here they are in a list: 1) Back in February of 2008, Chris Anderson wrote the original cover story for Wired Magazine, title “ Free! Why $0.00 Is the Future of Business. ” Recently he has expanded this into an entire book . I have felt for the past year or so, that Chris’ first article is quintessential reading for the entrepreneurial set. More on why later. 2) In the July 6, 2009 edition […]