The SaaS world is obsessed with unicorns — those companies that have achieved $1 billion+ valuations from investors. Unicorn status is seen as a monumental achievement. As I’m writing this, there are more unicorns than
I’m sometimes asked what makes a hired “professional” CEO different than a founder CEO. The obvious answer is experience. Some great questions to ask are: “What does experience specifically give a ‘professional’ CEO that is
Most well-established marketing departments in SaaS companies have one or more people in demand generation or “demand gen.” I have always hated this term because I think it completely misunderstands the purpose (and the limits)
I received a few emails in response to my article on SaaS capital markets. I thought I’d address one of the questions: What is the main difference between a “financial buyer” vs. a “strategic buyer”?
Many of the companies I work with are self-funded when I start working with their CEO. There is a time and place to raise outside capital (which I will cover in a separate article in