Quite possibly. More likely than not, he’d at least have hired an executive coach. That’s only according to an informal (and unscientific) survey by TrackMaven CEO Allen Gannett, but the correlations are worth noting.
“The need for personal and professional support still seems to take entrepreneurs by surprise,” Gannet writes. But the more startups you found and the more funds they accrue, the more support you’re likely to seek out. “Building companies is a group activity. No matter how visionary, hard-driving, and self-reliant, that’s something every CEO comes to learn.”RB