Welcome to Osparna's Blog

April 27, 2024

Ideas that have influenced Osparna. Websites we follow, podcasts we listen to and authors we read. We’ll be publishing this type…

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Technology Due Diligence
September 8, 2022

The era of the digital business is upon us. Investors are becoming more and more interested in new technologies and the…

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Getting better at getting ready
July 13, 2020

Making scenario modeling and planning a new core competency By Ron Dimon, Connected Planning Advisor, MRWD LLC. July 2020 In our…

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Moneyball for Investing
May 8, 2020

In our first design meeting “Moneyball for Investing” became a catchphrase for our application. Everyone latched on to it, including me….

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The Great Reconfiguration
April 27, 2020

Like many of you, we at Osparna have spent the past number of weeks processing the situation and trying to ensure…

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Who’s on your team?
April 24, 2020

Prior to this unprecedented COVID-19 (coronavirus) global event, having an excellent staff was important. Now more than ever, it is critical…

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How to choose a…house
February 23, 2020

Buying a house is stressful in the best of circumstances. Buying a house in a distant, unknown area is a whole…

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Managing Bias
February 3, 2020

Let me paint you a scenario. Imagine this, when Pat was new to investing in private companies, back in 2008, the…

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Investments are predictions about the future
January 22, 2020

Making an investment is inherently a prediction about the future. The future of culture and consumption. The future of markets, teams…

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Decision Analysis Osparna Style
January 14, 2020

Following up on Matt’s post – Decision Analysis – let’s take a look at using Osparna’s platform for Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis of an…

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