…olor and then venture to explore it. This is something I heard the jazz musician Stefon Harris say. We have grown so conditioned to methodologies that promise to work that we forget that the music of discovery almost always happens half by accident — because you pursue that accident. It is the process of venturing into territory that may be useless or a diversion. But you give it a chance and see where it goes.
… sheroes, Michele Roberts — the first woman head of the NBA Players Association, once famously said “My past is littered with the bones of men who were foolish enough to think I was someone they could sleep on.” I think about that often when I hear stories from women in Silicon Valley. Don’t sleep on us, Marc. But we’ll be fine if you do.