Thursdays at Abnormal Returns are all about startup and venture capital links. You can check out last week’s links including how venture capitalists make decisions.

Quote of the Day

"Some of the best founders and researchers I know are the ones who have a profound understanding of a market and deep empathy for a specific customer pain point."

(Sarah Hodges)

Chart of the Day

55% of VC deal value still originates with West Coast VCs.