The “A-Player” Domino Effect

If I agreed any stronger with this article I would be making dinging sounds. It sounds so simple, but it is so easy to screw up — and so easy to obtain uber-dividends by doing correctly:

“The one constant in [venture capital] hiring, however, is the “A-Player Domino Effect” which basically says that when you hire an A-Player, they bring lots of other A-Players to the table. Think about it this way. Why do so many people want to play for the Yankees? Sure, it is the cash, but it is also the opportunity to work with other A-Players to win a pennant that lures A-talent to New York.”