What’s your mission?
The last few months have been quite a ride for me.
I’ll save the lessons learned (and there are many) for a later date, but the question I’ve been asked the most since January is, “how long are you staying at Causes?”
This question probably has something to do with the last time I was part of an acquisition, but a lot is different this time around.
This time, I didn’t find out about the acquisition of Votizen by reading TechCrunch in the morning. This was a deliberate decision I had a large role in, along with my co-founder and the rest of the company. Everyone had a say, and I’m proud that nearly all of us made the decision to go along.
Second, in 2007 I joined Mint as lead designer because I saw an amazing opportunity. I saw a compelling value proposition that most startups were missing back then (and still are). There was an opportunity to build an amazing brand, and I could learn...
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