What’s the best way to hire an executive?

Ben Horowitz (Co-Founder & Partner @ Andreessen Horowitz)
Why is it Hard to Bring Big Company Execs into Little Companies? – Ben’s Blog

Running a large organization requires very different skills than creating and building an organization. When you run a large organization, you tend to become very good at tasks such as complex decision-making, prioritization, organizational design, process improvement, and organizational communication. When you are building an organization, there is no organization to design, there are no processes to improve, and communicating with the organizat… (read more)