Team

How to be a Great Founder

I am tempted to quote from the book “Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Value”, oh …

Building a startup team

I have made all the mistakes in hiring. Every single one of them! You name it I have done it. …

Missionary vs Mercenary

The 10th lecture of How to Start a Startup was given by Alfred Lin, the former COO of Zappos and venture …

Embrace the chaos

Building a culture in a team or startup that embraces chaos and works through it is a unique skill. Mailchimp team has more or less done that.

Getting to Yes

I was reminded yesterday of a blog post that I wrote a while back about True Grit, the persistent, relentless …

Focus

  While you transition your company from being a idea to a startup to a small company to a big …