The Startup Uncertainty Principle
An exploration of the impossible tradeoff that all startups must make: betting on now vs. betting on the future. — There is a surprising amount of similarity between the process of starting a company and the wild science of quantum physics. Both are chaotic, unpredictable, and in many ways counterintuitive. And one particular principle that I think translates quite nicely is what I’ll call the Startup Uncertainty Principle.