Category: Thoughts

  • Adding A New Mentor To My Life

    June 1, 2013 | 67 reads

    It’s very easy to identify great people to learn from. However, it’s not easy to get them as mentors! Such people are really busy, and you’re lucky if you get to meet them once a year. I thought that I am a ... [Read more]

  • Changing My Brand and Apologizing to Bahjat Homsi

    April 26, 2013 | 208 reads

    When I wanted to start my own VC firm, I considered more than 5 names. But the best available name was Sinbad Ventures, which was inspired by the stories Bahjat Homsi (@BahjatHomsi) used to tell me about Sindibad The Sailor ... [Read more]

  • Details of Sinbad Ventures Pivot: Wireframes of the MVP

    February 10, 2013 | 188 reads

    This is a follow up post to my “VC Pivot” post earlier. It took me some time to finalize the new model for Sinbad Ventures and to find the right technical partner to do it. Below is the new model and its MVP Wiref ... [Read more]

  • Thoughts about MVP for Online and Mobile Social Games

    January 1, 2013 | 98 reads

    Few days ago when I finished a mentorship meeting in Costa Coffee at City Mall, I met two other Jordanian game-preneurs who were working at the same cafe, and we had a quick chat about online and mobile social games! We talke ... [Read more]

  • A VC Pivot: The New Sinbad Ventures Model

    November 1, 2012 | 314 reads

    It has been five months since I started raising the first fund for Sinbad Ventures, and it’s been tough. More details about it can be found in my previous post: “Thoughts About My Fundraising Experience So FarR ... [Read more]

  • Thoughts About My Fundraising Experience So Far

    September 25, 2012 | 472 reads

    When I started my VC fundraising journey, I wanted to work silently until I have some traction and then share my experience and thoughts about it. However, I am thinking now, why not to share it as it happens?! Few months ago ... [Read more]