Questions for You
What skills (sales, marketing, finance, manufacturing) do I lack?
How can I acquire these skills so I can stay with my company through the build and execution phase.
Do I want to stay with my company through these phases?
What skills and personality traits do I need to add to my team?
Questions for Your Team
What complimentary skills do I bring to the table?
How can I help our team develop the skills and knowledge necessary to grow with the startup?
Tools and Exercises
Wasserman, Noam. “The Founder's Dilemma”. Harvard Business Review, February 2008.
Blank, Steve. Founders Workbook. A companion to the Startup Owner’s Manual. (Website: Zoomstra.com/foundersworkbook)