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6 Ways Great Companies Use Board Decks to Their Advantage

After graduating from college in June, I had the chance to spend three months at Union Square Ventures, helping with a project that created anonymous aggregate insights for USV portfolio companies by analyzing data across stages, customers, and industries.

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What we're thinking about

USV Investment Thesis

The core ideas driving USV's investment decisions.

The Blockchain App Stack

An emerging architecture for decentralized applications on the blockchain's shared data layer.

Digital Healthcare

How can the internet improve healthcare?

Strategy

How do we make the big decisions that will determine success or failure?

Policy, Politics & Regulation

More than ever, what happens on the Internet intersects with law & politics.

Universal Basic Income

Unconditional basic income as a way to embrace automation and simplify benefits delivery.

Recent investments

Flip is the easiest way to sublet, get out of, or find a lease. Find thousands of flexible sublets in New York, Los Angeles, and San Francisco.
goTenna creates mesh networking protocols & devices that increase scale, resiliency, and access to connectivity.
Top Hat’s interactive, cloud-based teaching platform enables professors to engage students inside and outside the classroom with compelling content, tools and activities.
Tucows creates simple, powerful services that unlock the power of the Internet.

Videos and talks

Nick Grossman - Regulating with Data

Albert Wenger - 10 Things You've Always Wanted to Know About the Future of Work

Fireside Chat with USV's Andy Weissman