What I Told My Investor Friend Who Hates Startups Now

Somehow this turned into capitalism versus socialism

Joe Procopio
4 min readMar 23, 2023

--

image by master1305

The Silicon Valley Bank collapse was likely the last nail in the coffin for one of my investor friends. He’s had it with startups — even down on the concept of business in general.

I think he’s going socialist. Maybe.

--

--

Joe Procopio

I'm a multi-exit, multi-failure entrepreneur. NLG pioneer. Building TeachingStartup.com & GROWERS. Write at Inc.com and BuiltIn.com. More at joeprocopio.com