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SaaStr Podcast #009: Josh Stein @ DFJ on What Makes a Truly Great SaaS CEO

Harry Stebbings

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Welcome to Episode #9! This episode was recorded at SaaStr Annual 2016 featuring Jason Lemkin, Founder  of SaaStr and Josh Stein, Partner at DFJ. For those that do not know, Josh is arguably one of the most successful investors in the SaaS space, having backed the likes of Box, Twilio, Yammer, and many more from the very earliest of stages.Josh_Stein

In today’s show we cover:

What is the fundamental difference between a great and a good CEO in SaaS?
Is it possible to learn to become a great CEO?
What did Aaron Levie do to enable Box to scale so successfully?
How can startup founders determine whether they have the ability to go the distance as CEO?

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Jason Lemkin
Harry Stebbings
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Josh Stein

Published on April 2, 2016
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