Birth of a Unicorn: Six Basic Steps to Success

Birth of a Unicorn: Six Basic Steps to Success

by Heather Wilde


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Have you ever dreamed about creating your own company? Have you wondered what it takes to make it to that elite, inner circle of the "Unicorn Club"?

In this book, you'll find the true story behind one of Silicon Valley's famous companies on its rise to the top. Peek behind the curtain as you see the highs and lows from an insider perspective, on the roller coaster that is the startup life. What emerges is a lasting friendship, a billion-dollar company, and an understandable framework of success for you to replicate.

You'll learn:

● How to find the balance between your career and personal life.

● Why emotional awareness and critical thinking are as important as specialized knowledge.

● How to identify the real skills you need to build a "Unicorn" team.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781620063347
Publisher: Sunbury Press, Inc.
Publication date: 11/11/2020
Pages: 158
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Heather Wilde was the eighth employee of Evernote, where she oversaw the company's growth from thousands to 100 million customers. She has published popular games, trained Fortune 500 brands, advised hundreds of startups, and managed some major nonprofit programs. At her nonprofit, Serenze Global, and as a fractional CTO through her company ROCeteer, her award-winning work keeps the "Unicorn Whisperer" constantly traveling across the globe to find the next unicorn.

Table of Contents

  • Foreword
  • ix Introduction
  • 1. Beginnings
  • 2. Uncertainty
  • 3. Significance
  • 4. Love & Connection
  • 5. Contribution
  • 6. Growth
  • 7. Certainty
  • 8. Rinse & Repeat
  • 9. Epilogue
  • 10. Now What?
  • Acknowledgments
  • About the Author

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