5 mistakes startups make with advisory boards (and how to avoid them)

Advisory boards are all the rage right now.  A startup can make headlines by appointing a tech veteran to their advisory board, and a pedigreed advisory board can become a selling point in establishing market credibility.

Unfortunately, many CEOs are enamored with the idea of establishing an advisory board but don’t take the time to really get value from them.  Some of these boards seem to exist merely to fuel press releases and never go beyond the named affiliations.

The good news is that the common pitfalls of creating and maintaining an advisory board are easy to overcome – read more.


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