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Cofounders, Hiring and Firing

Fall 2011 Chile Semester

What talent do you need in the beginning to be successful? How do you recruit the first team members with extremely limited resources? How do you conduct a thorough interviewing process? How do you compensate? How do you set expectations, measure results and remove or fire under-performing resources? Do you need a cofounder? Do you need to have engineering in-house?

Goal:
Recruit your first team members.

Date:
2011-11-14, 06:30 PM

Mentors


7.80
Mark Bonnell
CEO, Modyo

Mark Bonnell, CEO of Modyo. Since December 2007, Mark has been leading Modyo as CEO. Over the past 10 years, Mark has founded 2 companies and serves on the board of directors of these companies. Impirica and Rollermedia. Mark studied at the University of Utah where he was...

7.25
David Basulto
Founder, COO, ArchDaily.com

Graduate architect. Endeavor entrepreneur. Co founder of ArchDaily.com Co founder / COO at Plataforma Networks. Architecture geek. Wordpress wizard.

8.35
John Young
principal, Alkimie Pte. Ltd.

John Young is a USPTO-registered patent attorney and businessman, originally from California, where he attended Harvey Mudd College receiving undergraduate and graduate engineering degrees with a focus on systems and communications. Along the way John has worked in the p...

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