If you are startup CEO or planning to be one then you will find many important lessons from book “The Hard Thing About Hard Things: Building a Business When There Are No Easy Answers”
Book is very enjoyable to read, its almost like a thriller. It begins like biography of Ben from the times he build multibillion company at the time of .com bubble. Besides all of the fun there are explained many critical things that startup CEO must know. A lot of attention is dedicated to building a team. How to choose best people and executives? How to keep them useful and engaged. How to fire your best friend and how to understand that firing must be done? What kind of people are suitable for what phase and what type of company executive positions?
All of these questions and more are answered in the book.