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CEO masterclass

CEO masterclass
1 Nov 2018

Who Wants to be a CEO?

Jeff Miller cut straight to the point: “Money’s a terrible reason to be a CEO”. Why? Because it’s short term. Jeff knows all about the...
Written by Octopus Ventures
CEO masterclass
4 Oct 2018

Day 3: Powerful messages, simply delivered

Company first Both Melissa Taunton of NEA (a giant of the VC world with $20bn under management) and Barry Eggers (Lightspeed founding partner)...
Written by Octopus Ventures
CEO masterclass
3 Oct 2018

Day 2: Two Jeffs a Joni and a Tom.

The day began with Jeff Miller (Jamm Ventures) who knows all about the origin of the title “Silicon” in this particular Valley. As CEO of...
Written by Octopus Ventures
CEO masterclass
26 Sep 2018

Why are 16 UK CEOs travelling 5000 miles?

This will be our fourth US CEO trip. In previous years we’ve taken a group of our portfolio CEOs out to California, initially with an emphasis...
Written by Octopus Ventures
How to guidesCEO masterclass
5 Jul 2018

Tomorrow’s Rolls Royce:

The UK entrepreneur community is thriving. Talent, ambition, inspiration and sticking-power is coming through more than ever. Investors are more...
Written by Howard Bell