SU Ventures News Bulletin: Recognizing Achievements

Success comes in so many forms. Over recent months, SU’s Global Startup Program (GSP) team hosted 562 founders, Entrepreneurs-In-Residence, exponential speakers, and SU Faculty spanning over two countries and three …

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Esther Goddard and Robert Goddard: Lessons in Entrepreneurial Greatness from the Early Rocketry Pioneers

As a small child, growing up in a rural farming town on the central coast of California with the largest cities located over 200 miles away, I didn’t really have …

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Moonshots and Crown Jewels: Redesigning the Global Startup Program (GSP)

Last May, after I finished my business modeling session at SU’s Incubator, Monique Giggy, VP of Ventures, asked me to take a walk. As we strolled around the NASA campus, …

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Basepaws’ Anna Skaya: The Joy of Building a Startup That Matters

I love being a founder. I love working hard, having fun and getting things done—and having done this a few times, I know first-hand how exciting it is when momentum …

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Introducing the GSP Activate Denmark Cohort!

Many of our world’s most pressing problems fall within health, poverty, and disaster resilience. In fact, overpopulation and poverty in urban areas increase the risk of natural disaster vulnerabilities. These …

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Thinking in Technicolor and the Art of Receiving Feedback

I recently discussed nurturing an exponential mindset and why that is important. To further help you adopt that expanded way of thinking, I’ve identified a couple of critical pre-cursors to …

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Nurturing an Exponential Mindset: Two Lessons on How to Expand Your Thinking

In the US, we have a saying (which I first heard from my former Mozilla colleague David Asher): If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail. …

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Creating Business Models for an Exponential Age

In economics, one of the most famous and taught concepts is the demand curve—it depicts the relationship between price and quantity (high price, few buyers; low price, many buyers). Typically …

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Leadership in Action: Innovation for Impact at the Billion Scale

As we commemorate SU’s 10th anniversary, we’re reflecting on the impressive work of SU’s 60+ Portfolio Companies. These impact-focused ventures are building moonshot solutions to global challenges using exponential technologies. …

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Are You Thinking Incrementally or Exponentially?

How do you create and lead an exponential business? How might you achieve breakthrough results in this time of profound disruption and accelerating change? Before you can change what you …

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