Tactical company building lessons, #1 enemy & more
The Growth Letter #65
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Today at a glance:
Article: 23 Tactical Company Building Lessons.
Post: Getting over one’s comfort zone.
Media: School for Startups Radio, decisions, key challenges & more.
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Cristina Cordova has experienced the startup world as an early employee in various startups; she describes her career as "somewhere between business and product". She also has managed teams of engineers who led DEI initiatives and hired everyone from growth PMs to developer advocates. Cordova is also a successful angel investor. She has helped founders work through every tough challenge of company building while backing over 50 startups. Cordova has been in your shoes recently, whether you're planning to grow or looking for opportunities.
She shares tons of practical pointers worth bookmarking.
The fact that there is a comfort zone and one realizes it, that in itself is awareness. Everyone has a comfort zone and the ones who make an effort to get out and challenge themselves are those who grow.
I had the opportunity to have a great conversation with Jim Beach on the School for Startups Radio Podcast.
We spoke about decisions based on data, key challenges modern businesses face, and how to drive your company towards collective intelligence.
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