What’s the best way to choose good partners?

Peter Thiel (Co-Founder & Partner at Founders Fund)
Peter Thiel’s CS183: Startup – Class 7 Notes Essay

I won’t come out as pro- or anti- Y Combinator. They do some things well and maybe some other things less well. But I will something anti-not-Y Combinator. If you go to incubator that’s not Y Combinator, that is perceived as negative credential. It’s like getting a degree at Berkeley. Okay. It’s not Stanford. You can a complicated story about how you had to do it because your parents had a big mortgage or something. But it’s a hard negative sign… (read more)