40 Rules for Hiring, Firing & Inspiring Employees

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General Assembly - San Francisco
08:30 AM
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Every venture capitalist will tell you that the key to building a billion-dollar business is hiring the right people -- especially at the beginning. Who you hire at the start will make or break your company. We'll cover...

How do you find the right people? 
What qualities do you look for? 
What questions do you ask during the interview? 
When do you fire them? 
And how do you inspire them?

The speaker is Steve Hoffman (Captain Hoff). He's an angel investor, LP in August Capital, serial entrepreneur, and author of the book Make Elephants Fly: The Process of Radical Innovation. Hoffman is also the Captain & CEO of Founders Space, one of the world’s leading incubators and accelerators, with over 50 partners in 22 countries.


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