Survivors in the tech echo-chamber

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Maybe it’s just me, but I’ve been hearing the phrase “hell yeah or no” more and more over the last couple of years. In the tech startup space, it seems to have become the new mantra. In Derek Sivers’ “Anything You Want” (which I believe is where the phrase originates), the author proposes this simple phrase as a razor. It’s a way to make choices about what opportunities to pursue or perhaps, to restate in the negative: a way to…