Why do some ventures succeed when others don’t? What tactics do unicorn founders employ to achieve that magical status? Join five-time founder, angel investor, network-effects expert, and HBS alum James Currier (HBS MBA 1999) to learn how to think bigger and take your venture further.
James is cofounder and general partner of NFX, the world’s largest dedicated seed fund. He’s invested in more than 100 startups, including Doordash, Lyft, Patreon, Incredible Health, and Mammoth Biosciences. He’s seen thousands of student pitches from students at Harvard, Stanford, and beyond, and he’d like to help you make your ideas stronger and more effective. Here he’ll share how to harness the power of network effects — the idea that the more users you have, the more value you provide.