Every CEO is different, just like every company is different. Some are great salesmen, others are great engineers, developers, and coders. Some are great negotiators, others are great leaders. Some are introverts and others are extroverts.
CEOs and their backgrounds can be very diverse. So what do successful CEOs have in common?
Starting a company and becoming a CEO takes hard work and dedication. It isn't for the faint of heart. Effective leadership is the most important aspect of a company and its team's success. But what makes a leader effective?
As the CEO of an early stage company, there are a lot of hats you have to wear. The list of tasks to complete are never-ending and with limited employees, there are many different job functions you have to take on - some that you may be familiar with, and some that may fall outside your realm of expertise.
You're also constantly being advised on the many t...