Dean Carroll

The ‘bulletproof resilience’ needed to raise startup funding

If you’re not well equipped to deal with emotional rollercoasters, then raising money for a startup might not be for you, writes C-suite Co-Founder and CEO Dean Carroll. This…

The trouble with Google and Facebook: Is absolute power corrupting absolutely?

In this thought leadership contribution, C-suite Co-Founder and CEO Dean Carroll writes: The Goo-book duopoly dominates our lives now that the internet has become a public utility…

Clubhouse

Clubhouse: Hype-fuelled gimmick or the future of events and podcasting?

The new audio app has quickly become the most exciting thing to hit the social media sphere in years, but can it maintain the momentum, asks the C-suite Co-Founder & CEO Dean…

What do Founders want for Christmas?

What do founders want for Christmas? The perfect, but ever-elusive, start-up pitch

There are supposed hard and fast rules to pitching your start-up but if the fundamentals of product fit, market size and expert team aren’t there you’re unlikely to get a second…

The startup paradox: Altruism juxtaposed with toxicity

Editor's note: This contributed article was first published in July 2020. In his first blog, C-suite CEO and Co-Founder Dean Carroll deconstructs leadership at start-ups –…