November 6, 2014

How to start a startup: Lecture 14 - How To Operate (*****)


This is the best video lecture so far in the series. "How to Operate" is the thing that almost every startup CEO gets wrong, and it takes a lot of time and effort to get right. I agree with everything in this lecture. It's all about the details...

What should the CEO be doing on a day to day basis? How do you make sure the company is moving in the right direction? Keith Rabois, Partner at Khosla Ventures and former COO of Square, tackles the nitty gritty.

Here's the link to the video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6fQHLK1aIBs
And here's the link to the reading materials: http://startupclass.samaltman.com/lists/readings/