Kipsu CEO On Investing, Divesting and Doubling Down



By Chris Smith

“I believe that the simple question of when one should “invest” versus “divest” is one of the most fundamental questions we face on a daily basis that can influence our long term success. Bold statement, right?

Let’s start by defining investing and divesting. We’re all familiar with the traditional definition of investing: lending someone else money with an expectation of getting back your capital plus a profit. A nice, overly simplistic capitalist definition. Let’s take it a bit further and broaden the definition: investing is any time, energy or money provided without an immediate expectation of a return — and oftentimes with no expectation of getting something back.”

Read More…