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Henry Sauermann is a co-author of a study recenly highlighted in the journal Science and The Washington Post.
Henry Sauermann is a co-author of a study recenly highlighted in the journal Science and The Washington Post.

Dr. Henry Sauermann Studies Startup "Joiners"

A growing interest in the startup culture has focused attention on company founders who often take great risks to launch new ventures. But what about the people who join these founders to help them develop and commercialize innovative new products and services?

A research highlight published this week in the journal Science reports on research analyzing these “joiners,” and finds that while they resemble founders in their willingness to take risks and their desire for the freedom of a startup, there are important differences. For instance, joiners are less interested in management and more interested in functional roles such as research and development, making them more like the people who go to work for established companies. Contiune>>


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