This Hangout will focus about what top startups need to know to building an effective business strategy. We will discuss the innovative PNgrowth program iSPIRT has designed to help Indian startups get in the best possible shape for winning in a global marketplace. The session will be moderated by Aaron Chatterji, Associate Professor @ Duke University, Sharad Sharma from iSPIRT, Beerud Sheth, CoFounder & CEO TeamChat, Samir Palnitkar, President, ShopSocially and Rem Koning from Stanford GSB.
We will discuss the following topics:
–Do entrepreneurs need strategy or only execution?
–What do effective strategies for startups look like?
–Who should be responsible for strategy inside the organization?
–What is different about strategy in small firms vs. large ones?
–What are the strategy tools and frameworks being taught at top business schools that you can use today?
–What will you learn about strategy at PNgrowth