Maybe I should do something safe

Like everyone else I need to earn a living.  At this point (July 2015) its been a year since I left my previous company and had drawn a salary.  During the past year, I worked on an Internet Startup that we never got off the ground and joined another as Co-Founder/...

A False Start Continued

In order to properly vet the company, I decided that I would engage Centurica; a company that specializes in diligence on Internet businesses.  I could have done it myself but given I am new to the industry, it’s always smarter to hire an expert.  During the LOI...

A False Start

Sometimes you think see things other people don’t and sometimes you are looking at a mirage.  The consumer adage that says  “If something is too good to be true, it probably is” is true when you are a buyer of products and businesses as well.  About 5 months ago...

What do you want your life to look like?

About 6 months ago I joined an on demand food startup as  COO.  After about 30 days I realized that the team wasn’t a fit, so I left.   I had no plan and no idea what to do next.  I know I didn’t want to work for a large company but other than that, I had no real...

Beginning the Entrepreneurial Journey Together

Hi.  My name is Matthew Yahes and I am an entrepreneur.  It seems like a weird way to start a blog but how I got here was strange as well.  Since I graduated undergrad, I always worked for other people.  It was safe, secure…until it wasn’t. In 2009 I lost my job...