How many founders does it take to build a unicorn?
Since 2014, it's become a funding Fantasia. 80% of total unicorns have been born in the last year, 27 of them in APAC alone. So, you want to build a billion-dollar startup too? While there is no definitive recipe for success, the most important thing to get right is the founding team.
Forming, Storming, Norming, and Performing: Tuckman's Model for Nurturing a Team to High Performance
You can't just switch on teamwork. It takes time for a new team to "gel" and work to its full potential. What's more, team members go through stages as they move from strangers to co-workers. Bruce Tuckman's Forming, Storming, Norming, and Performing model describes these stages.
How CEOs Think: 5 Mental Models to Shift from Founder to CEO
5 mental models distinguish "product-Founders" from successful "Founder-CEOs". Trulia Founder, Pete Flint, breaks them down for Founders everywhere.
The NFX Company Culture Scorecard and Playbook
See your score on The NFX Company Culture Scorecard. Use the Playbook to build great company culture.
A Founder’s Guide To Taking Advice
Founders get a lot of advice. Taking advice is a skill, and mastering it gives you decision superpowers. There are 4 keys to navigating advice.
OKRs at Scale
A few years ago I was on a panel in Stockholm seated next to the legend herself, Mary Poppendieck. Every opportunity to hear from Mary is an opportunity to learn, and this time was no different.