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Vinod Khosla: Venture Capital, Entrepreneurship and Life Philosophy

By ValueWalk
Venture Capital


An interview and Q&A with billionaire entrepreneur, venture capitalist and founder of Khosla Ventures, Vinod Khosla. In this interview, Vinod discusses his philosophy for life and views on risk taking when investing. Vinod also talks about his early life and career.

Video Segments: 0:00 Introduction 0:49 Where does your perseverance and conviction come from? 4:15 Starting your first company at 20? 4:48 How was the move to Silicon Valley? 6:17 Early influences? 11:57 Trade off to being blunt? 16:54 How does Venture Capital compare now to 1982? 21:32 How did you create your investment strategy? 24:47 How do you get others to buy into your conviction? 31:11 Analysts and experts? 35:38 Start of Q&A 36:27 What is your core belief system and how do you foster it? 40:27 Did you get support when young to build confidence? 42:57 Are we in a bubble? 43:37 When did you get crushed by brutal honesty? 49:43 What matters most to you and why?

Billionaire Vinod Khosla: Venture Capital, Entrepreneurship And Life Philosophy

Interview Date: 1st May, 2015 Event: View From The Top Original Image Source:


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This article was originally published in ValueWalk.

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