Scott Belsky — How to Conquer the Messy Middle (#336)

Scott Belsky — How to Conquer the Messy Middle (#336)

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Scott Belsky — How to Conquer the Messy Middle (#336)
Photo by Eric Einwiller “In the startup world, resources are like carbs. Resourcefulness is like muscle. When you develop it, it actually stays with you and impacts everything you do going forward.” — Scott Belsky Scott Belsky (@scottbelsky) is an entrepreneur, author, investor, Chief Product Officer of Adobe, and venture partner with venture capital firm Benchmark. Scott co-founded Behance in 2006 and served as CEO until Adobe acquired the company in 2012. Millions of people use Behance to display their portfolios, as well as track and find top talent across the creative industries. Scott is an early investor and advisor in Pinterest, Uber, and Periscope among many other fast-growing startups, and his new book, The Messy Middle: Finding Your Way Through the Hardest and Most Crucial Part of Any Bold Venture, hits the shelves October 2nd. I urge you to check it out, but until then, please enjoy this interview! #336: Scott Belsky — How to Conquer the Messy Middlehttps://rss.art19.com/episodes/c9e7fc8b-9477-459d-af99-a8aa80038431.mp3Download Listen to it on Apple Podcasts. Stream by clicking here. Download as an MP3 by right-clicking here and choosing “save as.” Want to hear another podcast with someone who wears many different hats? — Listen to my conversation with actor, filmmaker, [...]
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