Postmortems Are Premature
By Larry Chiang
Do you notice that most times you only hear or see a business after it’s GOING OUT OF BUSINESS sale??!
“Most lead lives dominated by quiet desperation”
come to mind. Emerson maybe
Every time I see “GOING OUT OF BUSINESS, I cringe because startups should not die premature deaths either (it’s the ethos of my ENGR 145 mentor Tom Kosnik. I took E145 before I taught it.). Well, every postmortem I read, makes me think of the GOING OUT OF BUSINESS signs.
99 Dresses postmortem
(please link to these postmortem in the comments as I’m too lazy to link to them!!!)
My theory is that a postmortem is actually postpartum
Re-read what I wrote.
“My theory is that a postmortem is actually super-basic postpartum”