As a young entrepreneur we are always questioned to our capabilities of running a company and with significant research regarding good and bad leadership trends it will allow me to inform and prepare myself for a team behind me.
Transparency. It may sound basic and a 'must have', but it's a classic strategy that is proving incredibly successful for great startups like Buffer, 15Five, Groove and others.
The authenticity that shines through when you speak to your customers from 'the heart' can't be replicated using traditional marketing or PR.
Rather than copy+pasting, I discussed it in more detail here: http://onboardly.com/startup-pr/baring-it-all-why-full-exposure-is-a-start-ups-greatest-friend/#.Um6pqZRgaq8
Answered 9 years ago