David Vandegrift

  • David Vandegrift
  • April 14, 2020
Sourcing deals is one of the most important and time-consuming activities performed by venture capital firms. Let's explore warm & cold inbound and outbound deal sourcing.
  • David Vandegrift
  • April 13, 2020
Warm introductions are always preferred over cold outreach for providing a foundation for a strong professional relationship. But if you’re not careful then you could run afoul of several potential pitfalls of this networking fundamental.
  • David Vandegrift
  • April 13, 2020
Cold outreach. It’s the third rail of relationship development: some people hate it, others swear by it. So what’s the deal with this controversial networking tool?
  • David Vandegrift
  • April 13, 2020
With great power comes great responsibility. While introductions are a great tool for furthering your relationships, they can be a double-edged sword if you don’t follow some best practices.
  • David Vandegrift
  • April 14, 2020
We see a lot of questions about SQLAlchemy while building 4Degrees that have proven particularly difficult to answer quickly or research independently, so we’ve put together a quick guide to how we use it!
  • David Vandegrift
  • April 13, 2020
To kick off our series addressing some of the most common mistakes people make when developing their professional relationships, we figured we’d start with a cardinal sin of networking: meeting someone and then never following up.
  • David Vandegrift
  • April 13, 2020
An exploration of the potential good and bad scenarios of living in an automation-first world, and how to ensure technology makes our relationships richer.
  • David Vandegrift
  • April 13, 2020
There are many reasons that we’ve come to believe dependencies hinder effective development, and this article will explore these points in detail, providing our perspective on why we think they make a compelling case for not using dependencies.

Level up your productivity

© 2017-2020 4Degrees

Subscribe to the 4D newsletter

Helpful updates and content from 4Degrees.