STARTUP LIFE

5 Problems With Hiring Friends

For better or worse, the decision you make to hire a friend will change the course of your relationship forever.

Ryan Gonzales
Sep 17, 2019 · 9 min read
Photo by Priscilla Du Preez on Unsplash

1. Workplace Attitudes

What to look out for:

2. Drama

Tips for keeping the drama llama away:

3. Cronyism

How to avoid playing favorites:

4. Blurred Lines

How to maintain boundaries:

5. Firing Friends

Tips for firing your friends:

Wrapping Things Up

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Ryan Gonzales

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Director of Design at Shine and Founder of OneTwentySeven and Life Mark Project. Over 15 years of product and design for startups and Fortune 500 brands.

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Director of Design at Shine and Founder of OneTwentySeven and Life Mark Project. Over 15 years of product and design for startups and Fortune 500 brands.

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