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How to select, manage, and motivate your startup board

Adam Milgrom, Venture Partner at Giant Leap Fund, shares wisdom for running an effective startup board

Adam Milgrom, Venture Partner @ Giant Leap Fund

Enthusiasm and diversity can trump experience in board selection

Enthusiasm also helps to tackle the motivation challenge

Let the board directors into your day-to-day

Onboard your board directors like any new recruit

Communicate before board meetings to root out disagreements ahead of time

Don’t get sucked too far into governance

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