My favorite way to travel in Paris is the metro, but when I was in Paris for LeWeb last month, I ended up getting a ride in two taxis, one a traditional Paris taxi, the other, an Uber. In light of the controversy surrounding France’s new 15-minute law, and the violence that has erupted in […]
When I was 17 and got a job cooking in a great restaurant I thought a lot about what my life would be like. My fantasies were aided by alluring images from the increasingly popular cooking shows that were springing up in the 1990s American television landscape. I knew from watching TV, for example, that […]
What’s the single most important factor driving the success of a startup? A brilliant idea? Lots of investment capital? Nope. Great hiring. The best idea, no matter how well funded, isn’t worth a thing without a team of smart, dedicated people who can work together effectively. This post will give you some rules to follow when putting together a strong team through hiring.