29 may 2024

Some Silicon Valley founders learn to be better CEOs after getting fired. (Well, at least one did.) I guess others just learn to be better at corporate maneuvering to avoid being fired.

“The management team [of Altman’s original startup Loopt] went to the board there twice and asked the board to fire him for what they called deceptive and chaotic behavior” doesn’t sound too outlandish by now.

Former OpenAI board member explains why they fired Sam Altman

OpenAI’s board found out about ChatGPT’s launch ‘on Twitter.’

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