No matter how good you think you are at wearing a million different hats as the founder of a startup, there is one hat that you should look to take off as soon as possible when you start your new venture. That hat, of course, is bookkeeping. Even if you are an accounting genius, as a founder it is wise to have someone on your team that is not emotionally attached to the numbers because, at times, you will be.
Mat attempted to be an actor until he was told he was too fat for the part of the Red Power Ranger. He is the founder of Startup Daily and lecturer of Media Entrepreneurship for Macleay College in Sydney and Melbourne.
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