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Would you hire an entrepreneur?

Lucas Meine
Software engineer and entrepreneur. I think that technology is supposed to make people's lives better. Always inventing, improving and creating.
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And I'm not talking about a rich businessman. I'm talking about a developer who just opened his tech startup and maybe is getting his first customers. When considering someone with that profile for a tech gig, one may think that it's a good thing, because an entrepreneur is usually a hard worker and can get along nicely with a team. But others may think that an entrepreneur will put his startup before the company, won`t give his best or may even steal some co-workers.

How do you guys feel about it?

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Meghan (she/her)

I'm talking about a developer who just opened his tech startup and maybe is getting his first customers.

Why are they looking for a job? In this situation I feel like they would either already have one or should be investing their time in the business they just started.

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Henrique Lobo Weissmann (Kico)

Of course!
It's essencial tô have more entrepeneaurs with you.