Omar Sayyed
FOR PEOPLE IN CHARGE OF CHANGE

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WHY YOUR STARTUP IS BETTER THAN SNAPCHAT AND INSTAGRAM

Everyday, it seems, a new startup (that I’ve never heard of) has raised money for a service I did not know existed. Some startups are doing great things. KissMetrics and Moz are services I have personally use that profoundly shape the way we are able to understand our customers. Coincidentally, they both raised large amounts of… read more

3 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD LET THE RIGHT PEOPLE GO

Firing someone sucks. When I joined Wild Attire Inc, my now partners Morgan and David asked “what is one thing you absolutely hated doing.” I remember this question vividly as I was staring into the eyes of 15 department heads. I hate firing people. I hate it only when it has to be done [justifiably]… read more

CAN YOU BE A LEADER?

1. Can you eat last? Like being a good mother, you eat last or don’t eat at all. While I didn’t grow up destitute, my mother would constantly take food off of her plate and put it on ours. Growing up, I thought this was standard-mother-practice. Like my mother, a good leader knows when his/her… read more

5 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULDN’T HIRE SOMEONE

A while back I was emailing with Jason Spievak who arguably is one of the best recruiters I’ve come across and our conversation really got me thinking. Everyone – including me – always talks about what you should or should not do during a job interview. But here are actual reasons why you probably will… read more

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