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What Does a Chief of Staff Do, and Does Your Company Need One?

The case for hiring a Chief of Staff for your startup or small business

What Does a Chief of Staff Do, and Does Your Company Need One?
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Before getting into consulting, I spent more than a decade leading HR teams in the corporate world. I worked for companies that had anywhere from 500 employees to 25,000 employees, and these organizations operated in industries that ran the…




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