Tag: founders

Operating
Sam Huleatt

Talent Arbitrage: Potential Over Experience

Semil Shah recently interviewed the always brilliant Keith Rabois. The conversation is wide ranging, but I particular liked Keith’s thoughts on talent: both incentivizing talent and applying talent arbitrage. First, Keith’s mentions his concern that talent

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Startup Mind
Sam Huleatt

Is ‘Founder’ A New Career Path?

I’ve been reading a lot of opinions that there are too many startups right now. Too many investors, too much money at work. I tend to agree. That said, I was thinking the other night

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Social Media
Sam Huleatt

What It Feels Like To Be A Startup CEO

What does it feel like to be a startup CEO and founder? Paul DeJoe answered this question on Quora. His response quickly became one of the most popular answers of all time. I wanted to resurface

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Entrepreneurship
Sam

When Should A Founder Give Up?

When do you know it’s time? When do you know it’s really time to start the business, shut the business, expand the business, invest in the business, quit your job, end the job search and

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Entrepreneurship
Sam

How To Deal With Rejection

You can tell a lot about someone’s character by how they handle rejection.   As a human you are likely to face rejection on an on-going basis (if not, you’re not taking enough risk!), but

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