A CEO frequently finds themselves wishing (and needing) to clone themselves as a company grows. This First Round Review article offers a fresh solution many startups are instituting to help CEOs be the best they can be – hire a Chief of Staff.
Chief of Staff (CoS) positions are becoming popular in the startup world as day-to-day activities for a CEO can be better covered while also grooming an employee for an executive role.
Elements of CoS role, including those high-level and broader responsibilities of the position.
When to hire a CoS and how the position should rotate to optimize success.
How to scope the role, manage a CoS and plan for transition.
Read the First Round Review article.