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Successful entrepreneur and CEO, Jay Adelson, demystifies the start-up process by providing advice, tips, and answering questions. Today he discusses how to retain talent, find talent, and maintain momentum to keep everyone interested.
Jay's Chalkboard Notes - Retaining Talent:
- Lose momentum, they lose interest
- Keep your developers focused
- Search for talent in person
- Attract people, talk about your idea
- Search online freelancing marketplaces
- Provide equity in the company
- Reward hard work
- Create a fitting work environment
- Provide flexible hours, work at home options
About Ask Jay
Entrepreneur, CEO, and business owner Jay Adelson (Equinix, Digg, Revision3, SimpleGeo) demystifies the start-up process by providing advice, tips and answering questions. Submit questions to learn how to turn any business idea into reality and maybe even change the world.
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