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Hiring and Firing

Spring 2010 San Diego / Orange County Semester

What are the right mix of skills that you need to launch a world-class technology company? Should you be looking for cofounders, team members, freelancers or interns? When should you plan to bring on people to help? How do you recruit and interview to find the best resources? What are the compensation guidelines in the beginning for cofounders and other various roles? How do you set expectations, measure results and remove or fire under performing resources?

Goal:
How to find the best people.

Date:
2010-05-19, 06:00 PM

Mentors


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Jordan Greenhall
Co-Founder & Former CEO, DivX

Jordan Greenhall is co-founder DivX back in 2000 which he took public in 2006. Prior to DivX, he spent his time learning the art of entrepreneurship at San Diego start-ups InterVU and MP3.com. Since retiring from DivX, he invested in a few startups, and currently serves...

6.83
Anton Monk
Co-Founder/ VP of Technology , Entropic Communications

Dr. Anton Monk is the Co-Founder/ VP of Technology at Entropic Communications (Nasdaq: ENTR), a leading fabless semiconductor company that designs, develops and markets system solutions to enable connected home entertainment. Prior to Entropic, he led physical layer syste...

8.67
Chris Capdevila
Founder & Former CEO, LogicalApps

Chris Capdevila is an entrepreneur, angel investor, and active board member in several Southern California based software start-ups. Chris was the Founder and CEO of LogicalApps, which he led from inception to become the leading provider of automated business controls mo...

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