A really useful line of thinking i was introduced to by Niki Scevak from StartMate is the 5–50–500 path to growing your company.
1. Make something people want
The most successful incubator to date yCombinator (reddit, dropbox, airBNB) have a motto for success called “make something people want”. It seems so obvious, yet many new companies neglect…
One of the challenges in transitioning from being a founder to scaling a team is standardizing your office hours and aligning this with personal motivation and the 9–5 discipline we deliberately abandoned when starting a company.