How to Cultivate a Healthy Startup Culture

Love podcasts and startup talk? Check out the most recent episode of Untangled featuring our COO.

In Untangled’s most recent podcast episode, Reelio co-founder and Chief Operating Officer Ben Williams talks about how Reelio got started, the differences between sales culture and dev team culture, attributes to look for when hiring.

Listen to the podcast here and use the question guide below to find the topic you’re most interested in.

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Question Guide

0:25 — What is Reelio and how did it get started?

2:16 — Who was the target consumer when Reelio started and how has that evolved overtime?

4:10 — As the COO of the company, how would you define culture?

8:02 — How do you determine whether someone is on board with your culture, the way that you define it?

10:51 — Do you believe culture is something that evolves over time or is it just constant?

13:39 — What’s the difference between sales and product culture and how are you able to manage both of them?

16:35 — How do you help people grow over time? How do you know when they’re ready to take things to the next level?

18:11 — What’s the one thing you do in the morning that sets the tone for the day?

“Reelio started out with one of the co-founders and I hanging out at a bar and complaining about cable television, quality of tv shows and the lack of diversity and interesting content that was out there in the traditional world.”

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