[Quote of the Day] Burn the BoatsPosted: March 7, 2010
“You gotta burn the boats…you gotta commit.”
~Marc Andreessen to TechCrunch’s Erick Schoenfeld, on how old media companies should look at the future of the media industry.
Legend has it that when Cortes landed in Mexico in the 1500s, he ordered his men to burn the ships that had brought them there to remove the possibility of doing anything other than going forward into the unknown. [Andreesen] has the same advice for old media companies…