Why Founders Fail: The Product CEO Paradox

Paul’s Comment: There is no True or False answer to this philosophical question: β€œAre founding CEOs better to bet on than hired-CEOs?” It all depends on the individual and the context often riddled with conflicts and politics. But the important point is to be aware of those choices, analyze the context with circumspection and while making a decision treat the people involved fair with respect and dignity. The article by Ben Horowitz provides rare insights into the pros and cons of these issues.