Ego-Driven Decisions

By editor on January 28, 2018 — 1 min read

We should all have ego, but we should not be ego-driven in critical decision-making. We should be unpacking our behavioral biases constantly, and finding ways of mitigating them. I think those are examples where that screaming red flag of things that are structural that just provide a very poor future forecast for that company’s ability. Even if you were to fix it, if you don’t fix that psychological tendency, that framework for decision-making, it’s going to fail. (34:30)

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Editor's Note

These are Chamath Palihapitiya's words. They are probably some of the best thoughts on VC, business, and life, but were scattered around the Internet. They live now in this archive.