Les Trachtman's articles can be found in these leading publications
It's Never Too Early To Think About Your Successor
November 21, 2017
As you start your business and it begins to gain early traction, you are probably not thinking about your successor. But research shows that most founders, especially of fast-growing companies, won’t last as CEO past the third round of funding.
Hiring is hard, especially when you are replacing a founder.
November 10, 2017
There is a dirty little secret that executive recruiters would like you not to discover. It’s one that experienced managers have known for a long time but are apt to ignore.
26 Favorite Books of High Achievers
September 11, 2017
The most successful people often are serious about self-improvement, which can come in the form of a good book. Here are two dozen excellent reads, recommended by founders, executives, and other high achievers.
Founders Find Leverage in Investors Short Memories
September 12, 2017
Three Steps to Avoid a Fashion Founder's Fumble
September 13, 2017
A Short, But Important, Checklist Of Startup Business Wisdom
August 30, 2017