Priscillia Seelan always knew her calling was in media. She followed that calling and graduated with a BA in Mass Communications from Curtin University of Technology in Perth and subsequently, an MA in Mass Communications from Texas State University in Texas. Her career has consisted mainly of radio production, having produced and hosted programs not only in Malaysia with Hitz.fm and CapitalFM but also in London with LBC 97.3 and in the USA at KTSW in Texas and KCRW in Los Angeles. She is also a host of the online music platform, Balconytv.com. She is currently a content creator producing on various platforms including but not limited to podcasts and YouTube.
About Startup 101
Welcome to Startup 101 with Priscillia Seelan. It seems like almost everyone as an idea for a new media business these days. But not everyone has a business degree. Without the relevant experience, traversing the world of entrepreneurship can be daunting. That’s where the Startup 101 podcast comes in.Every week, she’ll be speaking to an expert in a particular field of entrepreneurship to give you a starting point in navigating your way through this new territory. Startup 101 will feature interviews with advisors in the industry and hopefully, make the start of this new journey of yours, a little easier.
Ep 6. Putting Together the First Team
“No man is an island” so the saying goes, and this just true in startups as it is in life. You have a great idea, but you need a team to execute it. If it’s a new media idea, and you’re not technologically inclined, how do you find this team? Where do you find them? How much of your idea do you share with them before bringing them on board? Is there a formula to the perfect hire? Teemu Airamo, CEO and Founder of MMI Broadcasting, a digital media solution company has been there and share with us his best practices putting together for first team in this week’s episode of Startup 101 with Priscillia Seelan.
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