Insights from Brian Halligan, CEO of HubSpot, at MIT Entrepreneurship Development Program 2017

 In 6) Leadership and Team

Thank you, Brian Halligan, for sharing your insights at #MITEDP 2017. Here are my takeaways:

1.      Co-founder selection – 2-3 are ideal:

Find co-founders that share similar values and bring complementary skills / networks. It’s also highly beneficial to have industry representation for the problem you’re trying to solve. The ideal number of co-founders are 2-3 – A higher number of co-founders often results in “uninspired compromise” – compromising on choices only to build consensus, resulting in less effective decision-making.

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