Last Friday I spoke at TEDxTaybeh, so I thought I’d share with you my lessons learned preparing a TEDx talk for the first time.
I speak regularly at various events locally and internationally on topics related to technology entrepreneurship, and early-stage investments. But this was different. TEDxTaybeh was […]Continue Reading →
Everyone is familiar with the concept of Office Hours especially on college and university campuses. Faculty members schedule certain times where they make themselves available to students to drop by and discuss matters related to their coursework.
The first time I heard of Office Hours in the context of venture capital work was during a […]Continue Reading →
Brad Feld’s book “Startup Communities: Building an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in Your City” is a must-read for anyone involved, or has an interest in building their local startup community. This includes entrepreneurs, business leaders, public officials, academics, and other active participants in the community.
The book discusses several problems seen in the early days […]Continue Reading →
I’m starting this blog for three key reasons:
Share insights and experiences “from the field” to serve as a resource for the community of tech entrepreneurs. Stimulate an open conversation about what’s working and what’s not in building our entrepreneurial ecosystem. To the extent possible, document the story of the Palestinian tech sector from today’s […]Continue Reading →
Saed Nashef سائد ناشفA technologist, entrepreneur, and investor, I co-founded Sadara Ventures – the first early-stage venture capital in Palestine – to invest in exceptional entrepreneurs and help them build great companies. This blog is my attempt to capture and share some of my thoughts and experiences along this journey. Read more ...
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