Brian Hamilton

Brian Hamilton

Guest Writer
Chairman and co-founder of Sageworks

Brian Hamilton is the chairman and co-founder of Sageworks. He is the original architect of Sageworks’ artificial intelligence platform, FIND. He has dedicated his life to bringing greater clarity to financial statements and to increasing financial literacy among businesses. Hamilton regularly leads discussions on private company performance, the financial strength of companies preparing for an IPO and entrepreneurship in major business and financial news outlets such as CNBC and The Wall Street Journal. 

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The 5 People You Need in Your Startup

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Follow this advice, and you have a great shot at failing.
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I've learned much through personal experience, but some of the best business lessons have come from other people.
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Certain films have made a significant impression on me, directly impacting and shaping my business philosophy.
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