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The Role of Conviction in Startups culture founders psychology Apr 23, 2021

Human beings need to feel some sense of certainty in order to act. So how do you get people to act when there is no certainty . . . like in a new business?

There are two ways to...

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Performance Routines That Happen During Working Hours culture founders Apr 09, 2021

There’s traditionally been a lot of focus on morning routines (what you do right after you wake up) and evening routines (what you do before bed) as ways to increase your...

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Are Founders Productive Narcissists? founders leadership psychology Feb 10, 2021

We all have narcissistic tendencies, which isn’t necessarily a bad thing. Some narcissistic traits — such as having a clear vision or the ability to attract others...

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How to Create Your Own Luck in Business founders idea-stage psychology Nov 04, 2020

When successful people talk about their lives and careers, you’ll often hear them say one — or both — of the following:

  1. I worked my ass off.
  2. I was very lucky...
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How to Win If You’re Not Ruthless founders management psychology Sep 23, 2020

Do you recognise this scenario?

You have an employee who’s been with you a long time. They’ve stuck with you through thick and thin, the team loves them, and you...

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How to Get Your Team to Speak Up coaching culture founders psychology Apr 15, 2020

Simple advice to get the most out of assertive and non-assertive team members.

Many founders score highly on assertiveness. It’s one of the things that make entrepreneurs...

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How Founders Can Negotiate Their Salary board founders seed-stage Dec 03, 2019

Insights on founder salaries suggest a different way of discussing compensation with the board

If you’re motivated by a high salary, think twice before founding a startup....

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The Five Meetings Every CEO Should Lead founders management meetings Nov 19, 2019

When your whole company works in the same room, news gets around fast. Impromptu meetings, discussions over lunch, and overheard phone calls mean the team usually has a good...

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How Your Biggest Strength Can Reveal Your Biggest Weakness founders psychology scale-up Sep 17, 2019
 It takes great assertiveness, focus, and hustle to get a new company off the ground. If you’re an early-stage founder, you likely have these strengths in abundance,...
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What It Means to Be A Startup CEO founders management strategy Sep 09, 2019
 
On the surface, it’s a simple question: what should a startup CEO actually do? But the simplest questions can be the hardest to answer.

You might be surprised by...

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