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Barefoot CEO: Notes on Wartime vs Peacetime

by oneafrikan on October 26, 2014

I’m reading Ben Horowitz’s book, for the second time. The first time was before The Forge. For a long while I’ve been wrestling with this notion of the Wartime / Peacetime CEO. Looking back over the last 2.5 years, there (…)

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Creating Systems & Processes that provide the framework for rapid growth. Talk from Scaling Startups London.

by oneafrikan on March 27, 2014

Did a talk today on my experiences scaling a startup, at the London Fast Growth Forum. Here it is:

Barefoot CEO: Some validation

by oneafrikan on March 4, 2014

Tl;rd: Work hard at your company culture, and keep working at it. Don’t give up, and don’t compromise on your values. Now, the last 12 weeks have been incredibly trying. I’ve reached moments of exultation, madness and mania, worked through (…)

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