So how did you decide to hire your first employee?

Viorica Vanica
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Wondering when do you think is the time to hire your first employee and what is the process!


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They were referred to me by a friend. I was looking for someone to help me with the daily operations so I'd say they were more like a personal assistant. They were really useful as we continued to grow as they ended up training most of the other employees.
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@cody_rawles I totally see the importance of the personal assistant kind of role at the beginning to establish a relationship, so that the other person gets to understand the way you work and company's values through you.
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Great question. We decided to hire the first employee after acquiring the first customer. The sequence we've followed, at least so far: idea -> customer -> product -> revenue -> hiring