What’s the best way to deal with an employee quitting?

Fred Wilson (Co-Founder and Partner at Union Square Ventures)
Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes – AVC

The thing I caution against is the tendency to get upset at departures and departing employees. I’ve seen leaders take the mob boss approach of “your are dead to me now” with departing employees. The better approach, which I think is a hallmark of great companies, is the idea that departing employees who leave on great terms are roving ambassadors for your organization. After all, you never know when you are going to come across someone again in … (read more)