Month: November 2015

How to Handle Hyper-growth: ‘Something is Always Broken’

Something is always broken In the hypergrowth whirlwind, things break. Manual processes suddenly don’t cut it, and solutions that sailed you through your business’s $1m mark become boat anchors at $20m. As you’re responding to these breaks, you will also be dealing with the second type of breaking — the kind you initiate yourself. Many […]

3 Tools Every Hyper-growth Leader Needs to Implement Today

In 2007, I became MD of LinkedIn Europe and the company’s first employee outside of the US. For the next four years, I was one of the leaders who crafted and executed the hyper-growth strategy that helped LinkedIn expand into five countries, hire 200+ new team members in Europe, and sustain over 150% YOY growth. […]