GLASS founder and CEO Paola Santana talks openly about the difficulties inherent in co-founder relationships, and strongly advises co-founders to discuss possible sticking points and protect themselves legally before starting a business together. Even the most closely aligned co-founders will benefit from carefully codifying their relationship at the very beginning, she finds, and she encourages early-stage founders to create clear and mutually agreeable terms should one founder need to exit.
Luke Sykora, Stanford University
Starting Up in a Downturn
An Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders mini-guide for aspiring founders facing a troubled economy.
Article 5 minutes
Josh Makower, MD, Stanford Byers Center for Biodesign
The Biodesign Innovation Process [Entire Talk]
Innovation isn’t random – it’s a process that can be learned, improved, and effectively deployed to solve specific problems.
Video 52 minutes
Josh Makower, MD, Stanford Byers Center for BiodesignThe Biodesign Innovation Process [Entire Talk]
John Felts, Cruz Foam
Engineering Green Materials [Entire Talk]
To scale a technology, engineers need to think beyond the technology itself.
Video 53 minutes