Tag: shl.vc

A glimpse into Gumroad’s work culture

Prior to the pandemic lockdown, Gumroad founder and Rolling Fund manager Sahil Lavingia mentioned he had relocated to the Portland area. Which, in my mind, immediately made Gumroad β€” an already interesting player in the creator community β€”Β an even more important startup for me to start tracking. Today, he posted about the work culture at Gumroad, which provides some valuable insights β€” and potentially inspiration β€” for folks who may be rethinking their work environments.

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Using the new AngelList “rolling fund” model, a new Portland based early stage venture capital fund emerges

I can confidently say that there will never be enough accessible capital to adequately support entrepreneurs. So we’ll always have that to complain about. But that’s also a massive opportunity. Because there is also plenty of room for new players β€” and new models β€” to emerge. And another one just did. From Sahil Lavingia, founder of Gumroad.

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