Mitchell Harper

Mitchell Harper

Co-founder, Bigcommerce

Mitchell Harper co-founded Bigcommerce in 2009 and started PeopleSpark in 2015. He is a self-taught entrepreneur with a passion for finding large business-to-business markets that are underserved by existing technology providers and then bringing to market solutions to help those businesses be more successful. He regularly blogs about productivity, leadership and company culture on his personal blog.

4 Things About Managing People I Wish I Knew When I Started
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4 Things About Managing People I Wish I Knew When I Started

The way you lead and manage people is the make-or-break skill that will determine if you build a good business or an amazing one.
Ever Talk About Non-Work Stuff With Your Employees? Do It. They Will Love You.
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Ever Talk About Non-Work Stuff With Your Employees? Do It. They Will Love You.

Simple things like showing your staff members that you truly care about them can transform you from a good manager into a great leader.
Getting Your Face Out There Might Be the Best Business Investment You Can Make
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Getting Your Face Out There Might Be the Best Business Investment You Can Make

Just look at what the high-profile approach did for Richard Branson of Virgin, Marc Zuckerberg of Facebook and Aaron Levie of Box.
7 Interview Questions To Help You Hire Superstars
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7 Interview Questions To Help You Hire Superstars

Never hire someone who is just 'good enough.'
13 Growth Hacks From Some of the World's Most Successful Tech Entrepreneurs
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13 Growth Hacks From Some of the World's Most Successful Tech Entrepreneurs

Why reinvent the wheel when you can take what's worked for others and apply those principles directly to your business?
Stop Being a Jack-of-All-Trades. Join the Billion Dollar Unicorn Club.
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Stop Being a Jack-of-All-Trades. Join the Billion Dollar Unicorn Club.

All founders can be seen as either artists, entrepreneurs or managers. Often multitasking, they may need in time to choose to focus on their strengths.