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The Official SaaStr Podcast: SaaS | Founders | Investors

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he Official SaaStr Podcast is the latest and greatest from the world of SaaStr, interviewing the most prominent operators and investors to discover their tips, tactics and strategies to attain success in the fiercely competitive world of SaaS. On the side of the operators, we center around getting f… read more

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Saastr 008: Hiring 101 with Keith Rabois @ OpenDoor & Khosla Ventures

This episode was recorded at Saastr Annual 2016 and it is an incredible conversation whereby Jason Lemkin deep dives into the career and wisdom of Keith Rabois. For those that do not know, Keith is a legend of the tech industry having helped build some of the most important companies in Silicon Valley including Paypal, Square and Linkedin. He is also a very prominent VC with Khosla Ventures and has recently rejoined the world  of operations, looking to disrupt the world of property with OpenDoor.

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In Today's Show We Cover:

  • Why Keith rejoined the world of operations having been a VC with Khosla?
  • Is domain expertise a good or a bad thing to have when entering an industry?
  • When hiring, how do you achieve the balance of experience and potential?
  • When is the right time to hire a COO? What are the signs?
  • How Did Keith approach hiring in high growth rocketship companies?

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If you enjoyed the conversation with Keith today and want to save your space at what promises to be the best Saastr Annual ever, Saastr Annual 2017! You can buy early bird tickets here!

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