David Sacks (@DavidSacks) is a former member of the PayPal Mafia and the founding partner of Craft Ventures. He is one of the legendary operators and investors of Silicon Valley, and he has become more of a public voice through being a host on the All-In podcast.
Distilling all of his shared wisdom down to 25 lessons was a challenge, and realistically we could have shared 100 more.
Here are some of our favorite takeaways from studying David and his career.
We started our careers in venture. After about a week, we had a realization.
We had no idea what we were doing.
Turns out, we weren’t alone.
Junior VCs don’t get training. You’re forced to figure it out on your own.
Learning the rules, tools, and players takes FOREVER to learn. That’s why we made the ultimate VC resource library to speed up the learning curve.