What brought our startup back to Chicago? Talent. That's right -- we had to leave Silicon Valley and come to Chicago to find talent. Popular wisdom says that the talent is all out in the Valley, but my experience suggests otherwise.
When you cheap, bulk customers flood me with all kinds of additional problems, the costs extend beyond money. I actually made a profit off the last Groupon I ran. But I won't do it again because of the pain inflicted on me when dealing with you.
Just yesterday, a Pennsylvania lawyer filed a class action lawsuit against Groupon on behalf of all shareholders who bought in during the infamous IPO. The fate of Groupon literally depends on whether this class action lawsuit "tips."