Ricky Pelletier's Articles

Let’s Not Make a Deal! Why VC Investment is a Partnership, Not a Transaction

Let's Make a Deal

I’ve written about how to map “The Ideal Qualities of Your Perfect Investment Partnership” before. It’s a topic I’d like to circle back on as I continue to gain additional perspective on it. Specifically, there is really one part that I’d like to highlight: Taking a VC investment should not be viewed as a transaction…

7 Entrepreneurial Lessons Learned from the Pop Warner Gridiron

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Since the second week of August, my 8-year-old son has dedicated an inordinate amount of time to one thing: football.  This Sunday, he’ll wrap up his second year of Pop Warner football. And while there have been a lot of highs and lows since the team first got together for agilities week in the hot…