OK - someone has to say it: Boasting how little sleep you’re getting, how many hours you’re working per week, and how many tasks you can handle at one time isn’t a badge of honor. In fact, it could be costing you success. And that is not our opinion, it is science.
There’s a new position emerging within many successful high-growth companies - Head of Culture. Yes, because culture impacts growth. We reached out to CK Lin, Head of Culture, at Los Angeles-based startup VideoAmp to get some insights on the role of culture and the impact it has had on their growth.
We meet lots of founders - almost all of whom are smart. In fact, they are very smart. The type of smart that can be filed under what we know as IQ (or Intelligence Quotient). However, an even more important factor in growing a company into a long-term success is EQ (or Emotional Quotient), otherwise referred to as “Emotional Intelligence.”