Description:Ã‚Â Squarespace founder Anthony Casalena didnÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t necessarily know he wanted to start a business, but he did have a clear concept of what he wanted. Ã¢â‚¬Å“I was trying to make my personal website and I wasnÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t satisfied with any of the existing servicesÃ¢â‚¬Â said Casalena in interview, Ã¢â‚¬Å“I had a very clear concept of what I wanted to create and how I wanted to do it, so becoming an entrepreneur was the natural next step.Ã¢â‚¬Â
Date: June 20, 2012
Questions for Discussions:
- What should drive the decision to start a new company, according to Casalena?
- What does Casalena have to say about the way to handle growth of a start-up?
- What does he have to say about managing the operations of the firm and the value of outsourcing services?
- How should financing and investors be viewed?