The following is excerpted from "Dear Founder: Letters of Advice for Anyone Who Leads, Manages, or Wants to Start a Business" by Maynard Webb. Copyright © 2018 by the author and reprinted with permission of St. Martin's...
Maynard Webb is an investor in startups through the Webb Investment Network, which he founded. He is a co-founder and board member of Everwise, a mentorship startup, and a board member of Visa and Salesforce. Previously, he served as chairman of the board of Yahoo!, CEO of LiveOps and the COO of eBay. He resides in the Bay Area with his wife, Irene.