Startup Success Series: Building a Brilliant Advisory Board
Having an excellent advisory board for your startup is incredibly important for helping you scale quickly and effectively. Knowing who to bring in isn’t always easy though – chances are, you haven’t built your own board before. How do you know you’re bringing in the right minds with the right perspectives & experience to help you and your business grow?
A lot of care needs to be applied when building a board. You need the right mix of talent and personalities, as well as a trust in them that you’ll get a good return on investment for your appointments. Above all else, you need to about how you will go to your board for advice on both your own growth as an entrepreneur and the growth of your startup.
That’s why for this edition of the Startup Success Series, we’ll be speaking with expert advisors and founders who’ve been on and worked with startup advisory boards during their careers. They’ll offer advice and insight from their own lived experiences in building & participating in advisory boards for startups that you can take with you and apply to your own business.
Specifically, we’ll cover:
- Where to find people to join your advisory board.
- Picking the right people and how to know how much value someone can bring.
- The different roles you should have on your board.
- How involved your board should be in your startup.
- Plus more!