Tag Archive: building teams

Hiring the Best

(I originally wrote this article back in 2000 when I was Entrepreneur in Residence at the Carleton University Tech Venture program)
I often hear entrepreneurs express frustration with a recent hire, yet when I probe about how the person was hired, I find out that very little effort was made to properly qualify and recruit the…

Ideas are Cheap

(I originally wrote this article back in 2000 when I was Entrepreneur in Residence at the Carleton University Tech Venture program)
After you have identified a solid opportunity to bring a new technology solution to market, the most critical factor in your success will be the team you select to launch and develop your start-up (some…