Episode #1346 Manu Kumar: To Succeed As A Founder, Strengthen These Traits

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Manu and Jenna discuss the night he went from being a hacker to an entrepreneur as a student at Carnegie Mellon and his experiences running his first startup SneakerLabs, including the massive data outage that nearly compromised the company. They chat about why humility is a crucial trait all founders must possess and the importance of always recognizing that a large part of your success is based on luck. Manu also shares observations of companies retaining a day one mentality by practicing just in time learning and deploying small teams to focus on the key things your business needs right now.


Manu Kumar

Founder and Chief Firestarter at K9 Ventures View Full Profile